THE INSIDERS: HENDERSON & GROSS, Nov. 9th Edition Part 4
Having crushed Jack Hatch on election night, Governor Terry Branstad not only extended his place in Iowa history, he will be the country's longest serving Governor by the end of the year. His party also strengthened its hold on the Iowa House. Yet State Senate Majority Leader and Democrat Mike Gronstal might still be the second most powerful person at the Iowa Statehouse.