Iowa governor calls agent's firing 'fair and just'

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad on Thursday called the firing of a veteran criminal investigator "fair and just," forcefully asserting that it had nothing to do with the agent's complaint about Branstad's speeding vehicle.

Branstad names 2 new members to Board of Regents

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has filled two vacancies on the Iowa Board of Regents, naming a former state senator and a construction business owner to the panel that oversees the state's three public universities.