DES MOINES, IOWA (June 18, 2020) Governor Kim Reynolds signed an Executive Order establishing the Governor’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. The advisory board will be led by Ben McLean, CEO of Ruan Transportation Management Systems, and it will focus on modernizing Iowa’s economy as well as education, health-care, work-force, and quality of life.

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 18, 2020) On Wednesday, June 17, Governor Kim Reynolds signed the following bills into law:

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 15, 2020)  Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement after the conclusion of the 2020 legislative session:

“Iowans began 2020 unaware of the challenges lying ahead, but I am proud to say that we rose to the occasion. Once again, our people proved resilient through unprecedented times, putting differences aside to move our state forward.

<p dir="ltr">DES MOINES, IOWA (June 12, 2020)&nbsp;<span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,serif">&mdash;</span></span> Test Iowa sites in Des Moines and Cedar Rapids will be moved to new locations in those communities later today when testing concludes at 6PM.</p><p dir="ltr">The Des Moines site, currently located at the Iowa Events Center north parkin

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 11, 2020) Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement after the Iowa House and Senate voted to pass House File 2647, legislation to reform policing in the state of Iowa and allow for more oversight and accountability:

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 11, 2020) Governor Kim Reynolds signed

<p dir="ltr">DES MOINES, IOWA (June 11, 2020)&nbsp;- Governor&nbsp;Kim Reynolds and&nbsp;Lieutenant&nbsp;Governor Adam&nbsp;Gregg released the following statements after the Iowa House and Senate voted unanimously on 10 June to pass SF2400, legislation derived from recommendations of the Governor&rsquo;s Empower Rural Iowa Initiative:</p><p dir="ltr">&ldquo;If Iowa is to succeed, we always have to be forward-looking and nimble

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 10, 2020) Governor Reynolds has signed a new proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster Emergency. The proclamation, effective at 8AM on Friday, June 12, 2020, continues to ease restrictions on businesses and extends other public measures until Thursday, June 25, 2020.  It still encourages all vulnerable Iowans, in all counties, to continue to limit their activities outside of the home.

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 8, 2020) Test Iowa will further expand access to COVID-19 testing with new sites opening this week, including one in Dallas County to better serve the Des Moines metro area, and four clinic sites in rural communities.

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 5, 2020)  On June 4, Governor Kim Reynolds signed Senate File 2348, implementing legislation for HJR 14, a constitutional amendment that would restore felon voting rights upon discharge after completion of their sentences.