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The day after Veterans Day Gov. Terry Branstad focused in on the problem of getting veterans back to work when they leave the service. Thousands of Iowans are returning from war. Hundreds of thousands of others could leave the military in the next few years as budget cuts reduce the size of...

Release Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Gov. Branstad today launched an innovative new public-private partnership called Home Base Iowa, an effort that will match military veterans with jobs available across Iowa. Home Base Iowa will raise private funds to support national targeted marketing efforts to veterans, including in-person...

Release Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad announced a new plan Tuesday to help veterans join the Iowa workforce. It's called Home Base Iowa, and will match veterans with jobs available across Iowa. Home Base Iowa will raise private funds to support national targeted marketing efforts to veterans including in-...

Release Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

A new “Home Base Iowa” initiative has been launched to try to lure soldiers leaving the military to Iowa. Governor Terry Branstad said the effort has “tremendous potential” to bring “tens of thousands” of new employees into the Iowa workforce.”These are the kinds of people that we want in Iowa...

Release Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013