Iowa governor donates food over Outback wager
by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department
posted Jan 9 2014 10:22AM
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is following up on a friendly wager with Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal over the outcome of the Outback Bowl.
LSU beat Iowa 21-14 on Jan. 1 in the Outback Bowl.
Branstad says he is donating 100 pounds of Iowa ham to a food bank in his home state and 100 pounds of Iowa ham to a similar place in Louisiana.
Branstad's donations will benefit the Food Bank of Iowa in Des Moines and the Grace Place Ministries soup kitchen in Monroe, La.