Terry Branstad Returns From China to Honor His Friend and Mentor
DES MOINES, Iowa -- It was better late than never for Terry Branstad who made it to Des Moines from the other side of the globe in time to say goodbye to a friend and mentor Thursday. Branstad, the former governor and current US Ambassador to China, arrived at the State Capitol Thursday evening to pay his respects to his first predecessor to the governor's office, Robert D. Ray.