Newsroom

Follow our progress as we work toward the empowerment of Iowans and take steps to continue investing in our great state. Below are press releases, articles and news updates related to the Governor's vision for Iowa. 

  • January 14, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds names new Chief Operating Officer, Trombino appointed to HSEMD

    Press Release

    Today, Gov. Reynolds announced the hiring of Taryn Frideres to serve as her new Chief Operating Officer.

  • January 14, 2021

    Test Iowa sites to close Friday in Council Bluffs, Des Moines due to winter storm

    Press Release

    The State of Iowa has announced it will close the Test Iowa drive-thru sites in Council Bluffs and Des Moines on Friday, Jan.

  • January 13, 2021

    Test Iowa sites closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

    Press Release

    The five state-operated Test Iowa drive-thru sites and the State Hygienic Lab will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, for the Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • January 13, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds Announces Employer Innovation Fund and Child Care Challenge Funding Opportunities

    Press Release

    Today, Governor Reynolds announced two Future Ready Iowa grant opportunities for totaling $1.2 million.

  • January 12, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds Delivers 2021 Condition of the State

    Press Release

    Gov. Reynolds delivers her 2021 Condition of the State Address.

  • January 12, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds appoints Adam Steen to head Department of Administrative Services

    Press Release

    Today Gov.

  • January 10, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds orders flags at half-staff in honor of fallen Capitol Officers

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  • January 7, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation modifying public health measures

    Press Release

    Today, Gov.

  • January 7, 2021

    DOM Director Dave Roederer to retire

    Press Release

    Today, Iowa Department of Management Director Dave Roederer has announced his retirement effective January 31st, 2021, ending his 38-year career in