Browse Items (43 total) for Governors of Iowa

Thomas ""Tom"" Vilsack was born in 1950 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and was raised by his adoptive parents, Bud and Dolly Vilsack. He recieved a Bachelor's degree from Hamilton College in New York and a law degree from Albany Law School. Vilsack…

Chet Culver was born in 1966 in Washington, D.C. He received a B.A. degree in Political Science at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Universty in 1988. He received an M.A. degree in teaching and education at Drake University in 1994.He is…

Terry E. Branstad, a Republican from Lake Mills, Iowa, was first elected as Iowa's 39th Governor and the youngest in the nation. He served from 1983-1999 the first time. He was born in Winnebago County on November 17, 1946, the son of Rita And Edward…