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Governor Releases Findings of the Iowa Demonstration Fund Combined Economic and Fiscal Impact

April 8, 2013
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Gov. Terry E. Branstad released today the Iowa Demonstration Fund Combined Economic and Fiscal Impact study. The report is a third-party review that quantifies the impact of the Demonstration Fund on the Iowa economy. The report was authored by Econosult Solutions Inc. and was commissioned by the Iowa Innovation Corporation in partnership with the Iowa…

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Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds Celebrate another Economic Development Win for Iowa

November 1, 2012
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$1.7 billion project now the single largest capital investment in Iowa history (SIOUX CITY) – The  Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) Board held a special, telephonic meeting to take action to award direct financial assistance and tax credits to CF Industries, Inc., for an expansion of its existing fertilizer manufacturing operation in Woodbury County.                                                 The Port…

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Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds Celebrate another Economic Development Win for Iowa

November 1, 2012
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$1.7 billion project now the single largest capital investment in Iowa history (SIOUX CITY) – The  Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) Board held a special, telephonic meeting to take action to award direct financial assistance and tax credits to CF Industries, Inc., for an expansion of its existing fertilizer manufacturing operation in Woodbury County.                                                 The Port…

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Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds announce IPEP, Iowa Innovation Corporation members

October 31, 2011
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Gov. Branstad today announced the appointment of 18 Iowa business leaders to the newly-created Iowa Partnership for Economic Progress (IPEP) and Iowa Innovation Corporation boards.  The new boards are part of the restructured strategy for delivering comprehensive economic development services in the state. “Today we are taking another step towards reaching our goals of creating…

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Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds announce creation of IPEP board

October 24, 2011
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Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced that Gov. Branstad will sign Executive Order Number Seventy-Five to create the Iowa Partnership for Economic Progress (IPEP). The new board will focus on job creation, identifying emerging global markets, harnessing competitive economic forces, increasing the income of Iowa families and growing Iowa’s economy. “My…

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Branstad to make major Iowa jobs announcement this afternoon

September 15, 2011
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– Gov. Terry E. Branstad will make a major Iowa jobs announcement this afternoon, Thursday, September 15, 2011. The event is open to the media. Details are as follows: Thursday, September 15, 2011 1:30 p.m.                  Gov. Bran...

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Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announces seven town hall meetings in Eastern, South Central Iowa

September 14, 2011
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Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announces seven town hall meetings in Eastern, South Central Iowa (DES MOINES) – Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced that she will hold seven town hall meetings in Eastern and South Central Iowa Tuesday, September 20 and Wednesday, September 21, 2011.  “I am looking forward to traveling to these Iowa communities…

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Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds announce state partnership with Google to assist Iowa businesses get online

August 30, 2011
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  Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds today announced a state partnership with Google that will assist Iowa businesses in establishing an online presence.  This Google-led program, called “Iowa Get Your Business Online,” is dedicated to driving economic growth by providing local Iowa businesses the tools and resources to get online and grow and expand…

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