Branstad Officially Launches Re-election Campaign



Governor Terry Branstad says he is "energized" and ready to run for an unprecedented sixth term in office.The Republican governor announced his bid for re-election Wednesday in West Des Moines. He will launch a statewide tour today that will carry through Saturday. He announced last week that he had just over $4 million in his campaign account at the end of December. During his annual "Condition of the State" speech Tuesday, Branstad boasted about tax cuts, education investments and a decline in unemployment. Longtime state Senator Jack Hatch is the leading candidate to oppose Branstad.

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