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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. 

  • March 25, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds appoints Justin Lightfoot as District Court Judge

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    Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Justin Lightfoot as a district court judge in Judicial District 6. 
     

  • March 23, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds orders state flags at half-staff in honor of fallen victims from the tragic event in Boulder, Colorado

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  • March 23, 2021

    ADVISORY: Gov. Reynolds to hold a Press Conference at 11:15 a.m. tomorrow

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    Gov. Reynolds will hold a press conference from Iowa PBS at 11:15 am tomorrow.

  • March 23, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds releases statement on the tragic killing of correctional facility employees at Anamosa State Penitentiary

    Press Release

    Today, Gov. Reynolds released the following statement on the on the tragic and heinous killing of two correctional facility employees at the Anamosa State Penitentiary:  
     

  • March 22, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law

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    Today, Gov. Reynolds signed the following bills into law:  
     

  • March 22, 2021

    Iowa allocates $15 million in CARES Funds to broadband programs

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    Today the state of Iowa has awarded 14 broadband providers with $15,542,302 in Empower Rural Iowa broadband grants made possible through Governor Reynolds allocation of federal CARES funding.

  • March 18, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds orders state flags at half-staff in honor of victims in Atlanta Metro Area shootings

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  • March 16, 2021

    ADVISORY: Gov. Reynolds to hold a Press Conference at 11:00 a.m. tomorrow

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    Gov. Reynolds will hold a press conference from Iowa PBS at 11 am tomorrow.

  • March 15, 2021

    Test Iowa Sites in Waterloo, Cedar Rapids to close early due to weather conditions

    Press Release

    Two state-operated Test Iowa drive-thru sites will close early today due to heavy snow and ice expected in eastern Iowa.