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 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 state government.

  • January 4, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds to deliver her Condition of the State Address next week

    Press Release

    Governor Kim Reynolds will deliver her annual Condition of the State Address on Tuesday, January 12th, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.

  • December 30, 2020

    Gov. Reynolds sets date for Iowa State Senate District 41 special election

    Press Release

    Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a proclamation today setting a special election date in Iowa State Senate District 41 for Tuesday, January 26, 2021.

  • December 22, 2020

    Gov. Reynolds releases statement on DOJ Investigation into Glenwood Resource Center

    Press Release

     Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds released the following statement on the completed DOJ Investigation into Glenwood Resource Center:  

  • December 18, 2020

    Reynolds Statement on FDA approval for the Moderna vaccine

    Press Release

    Governor Reynolds released the following statement on FDA emergency approval of the Moderna vaccine:   

  • December 16, 2020

    Test IA sites to remain open Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve

    Press Release

    To ensure Iowans have access to testing during the holidays, Test Iowa’s five state-operated drive-thru sites and the State Hygienic Lab will be closed only on Friday, Dec.

  • December 16, 2020

    Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation modifying public health measures

    Press Release

    Today, Gov. Reynolds signed a new Public Health Disaster proclamation that modifies existing public health measures designed to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  
     

  • December 16, 2020

    Governor Reynolds receives 2021 Empower Rural Iowa recommendations

    Press Release

    Today, Governor Reynolds received the latest recommendations from the Governor’s Empower Rural Iowa initiative task forces at the Iowa Rural Development Council quarterly meeting.

  • December 16, 2020

    ADVISORY: Gov. Reynolds to hold Public Budget Hearing

    Press Release

    Gov. Reynolds will be holding a public budget hearing this Thursday, December 17th, at 3:00 p.m.