Iowa Gov. Branstad to honor Harlem Globetrotters


April 1st, 2013 by Ric Hanson

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Gov. Terry Branstad will honor the Harlem Globetrotters at the Iowa Capitol. Branstad is scheduled to sign a proclamation Monday declaring April 1 to be Harlem Globetrotters Day. At least one member of the exhibition basketball team will be in attendance.

The Globetrotters are scheduled to appear in Des Moines at the Wells Fargo Arena on April 7.  The sporty entertainers are known as the “Clown Princes of Basketball.”