Job Creation

Branstad Reflects on Historic 2017 Legislative Session

April 22, 2017

Today, Gov. Terry Branstad and released a statement on the close of the 2017 legislative session: 


Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds, Director Townsend Announce Future Ready Iowa Alliance Membership and First Meeting

October 24, 2016

Today, Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds and Director of Iowa Workforce Development Beth Townsend announced that the Future Ready Iowa Alliance membership has been set and will meet for the first time on Friday, Oct. 28 at 12:00-3:30PM at the Botanical Gardens in Des Moines.   


Branstad, Reynolds Announce Future Ready Iowa Alliance

August 29, 2016

At the Administration’s weekly press conference at the Career Academy of Pella today, Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov.

Branstad, Reynolds, STEM Advisory Council announce positive results in 2015-2016 Iowa STEM Evaluation Report

August 22, 2016

This morning, Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, Executive Director of the Governor’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Advisory Council Dr.

Branstad, Reynolds announce Iowa awarded more than $25 million for Intermodal Transportation Facility in Cedar Rapids

July 07, 2016

Today, Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announced that the Iowa Department of Transportation has been awarded $25,650,000 to build a full service intermodal facility in Cedar Rapids.


Gov. Branstad issues statement on closing of the 2016 legislative session

April 29, 2016

Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad today reflected on the legislative session by issuing the following statement: