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Democrats: Branstad lawsuit was last resort

posted Aug 30, 2011, 7:34 AM by Unknown user
Meghan Malloy | Iowa Independant | August 30, 2011 - 7:30am
Democratic lawmakers are defending four colleagues and a labor leader who have brought a lawsuit against Gov. Terry Branstad, claiming he overstepped his executive power when he line-item vetoed language to shut down 36 Iowa Workforce Development field offices.