Compare the Candidates – Biographical Profiles and Positions on the Issues

November 4, 2014 Iowa General Election

Candidates for Governor, Iowa

Terry E. Branstad - R
Jack Hatch - D
Jonathan Narcisse - I
Lee Deakins Hieb - L
Jim Hennager - I
Videos by Candidate
Jack Hatch
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)
Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
Reasons & Objectives
Why I Am Running for Public Office
Goals If Elected
Achievements If Elected
Areas to Concentrate On
On Entering Public Service
Homeland Security
Iowa Security from Terror Attack, a General Statement
Making Iowa More Secure
Iowa National Guard in the Department of Homeland Security vs. Defense
Iowa Local First Responders Federal Funding
Iowa Airport Security
Iowa Rail Security
Iowa Border Security
Iowa Port Security
Iowa Economy, a General Statement
Iowa Business, a General Statement
Iowa Taxes, a General Statement
Hunting, Fishing and Trapping in Iowa
Deer Population Management in Iowa
Iowa's Environment, a General Statement
Global Warming, Climate Change
Kyoto Protocol
Iowa State Parks
Iowa Greenhouse-gas Emission Limits
Iowa Clean Air and Water
Iowa's Land, Rivers and Lakes
Iowa Recycling and Trash
Iowa's Toxic Waste
Iowa's Invasive Species
Solar Energy in Iowa
Iowa Energy, a General Statement
Renewable Energy
Alternate Energy Development
Iowa Transportation, a General Statement
Iowa Highway Congestion
Iowa Driver's Licenses
Iowa Motor Vehicles And Inspections
Iowa Roads and Highways
Iowa Highway Safety
Driver Safety Measures
Iowa Drunk Driving
Iowa Rail Transportation
Iowa Air Travel
Off-road Vehicles
Iowa Bikes and Pedestrians
Iowa Education, a General Statement
Improving Iowa Education
Iowa Higher Education
Iowa Student Loans, and Scholarships
Iowa Health, a General Statement
Improving Iowa Health Care
Iowa Mental Health Care
Iowa Medicine, a General Statement
Improving Iowa Medical Facilities
Medical Insurance
Health Insurance, a General Statement
Iowa Housing, a General Statement
Iowa Housing Affordability
Cigarettes, a General Statement
Iowa Restrictions on Smoking
Iowa Criminal Justice System, a General Statement
Iowa Prisons
Iowa Minority Incarceration
Iowa Voting Rights for X-Felons
Iowa Privacy Rights
Iowa Death Penalty
Civil Rights
Iowa Civil Rights and Liberties, a General Statement
Women's Issues
Iowa Persons with Disabilities
Iowa Property Rights vs. Civil Rights
Iowa Privacy
National Security Agency (NSA) Electronic Surveillance of US Citizens
National Security Agency (NSA) Collection of US Phone Records
Afro Americans
Afro-Americans, a General Statement
Racial Profiling
Latino Americans, a General Statement
Native Americans
Native Americans, a General Statement
Values, a General Statement
Iowa Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
Patriotism, a General Statement
Desecration of Flag Constitutional Amendment
Display and Burning of Flag
Gambling, a General Statement
Iowa Lottery
Iowa State Government and Agencies, a General Statement
Iowa Government Reform, a General Statement
Fiscal Policy
Iowa Fiscal Policy, a General Statement
Iowa Budget
Iowa Jobs, a General Statement
Iowa Wages, a General Statement
Iowa Minimum Wage
Veterans, a General Statement
Veterans' Beneifts
Internet, a General Statement
Iowa Animal Farming
Iowa Soil and Water Conservation
Iowa Plant Farming
Iowa Animal Feed and Waste
Iowa Miscellaneous Farming
Iowa Agriculture, a General Statement
Iowa Farm Subsidies
Farm Crop Supports
Farm Corporation Subsidies
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