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. 

  • November 5, 2020

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

    Press Release

    Gov. Reynolds will hold a press conference from the Iowa State Capitol  at 11 am.

  • November 4, 2020

    Test Iowa announces two site moves, holiday hours for Veterans Day

    Press Release

    DES MOINES – The state of Iowa continues its plans to relocate or transition Test Iowa sites in preparation for the winter months.   

  • November 3, 2020

    Gov. Reynolds announces $28 million in direct relief to hospitals, local health departments

    Press Release

    Governor Kim Reynolds announced today that she is allocating an additional $28

  • November 3, 2020

    Gov. Reynolds announces $5.85 Million for Coronavirus Relief Fund Earn and Learn Grant Awardees

    Press Release

    The funds will be used to create job training opportunities to Iowans impacted by the Coronavirus.

  • November 1, 2020

    Sec. Perdue grants Gov. Reynolds’ request for a Secretarial disaster designation for Iowa County

    Press Release

    Seven other counties named contiguous disaster counties

  • October 30, 2020

    Test Iowa to move Scott County site, change hours for winter

    Press Release

    DES MOINES – The State continues its plans to relocate or transition Test Iowa sites

  • October 30, 2020

    Gov. Reynolds announces up to $3 Million in U.S. Department of Labor Disaster Recovery Funding for Derecho Recovery

    Press Release

    The funds will be used to create employment opportunities and provi

  • October 29, 2020

    Governor Reynolds announces $2 million in CARES Act funding for COVID-19 nanovaccine development in Iowa

    Press Release

    Iowa State University and the University of Iowa will partner to develop and test a nanovaccine

  • October 29, 2020

    Governor’s FOCUS Committee on Criminal Justice Reform makes final recommendations

    Press Release

    Gov. Kim Reynolds accepted the final re