DES MOINES, IOWA (August 3, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds has issued a proclamation to officially set a special election date in Iowa House District 37 for Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Iowa law requires a special election to be called within five days following a vacancy in the Iowa legislature.

The proclamation follows the passing of Iowa House of Representative John Landon.

DES MOINES, IOWA (August 3, 2021) The state of Iowa is pleased to announce that the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) received 178 applications from broadband providers for the latest Empower Rural Iowa Broadband Grant Program.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds joined with eleven additional governors on July 29 to defend states’ authority to enact legislation that protects the unborn. The amicus can be read online 

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 29, 2021)  Governor Kim Reynolds released on 27 July the following statement following the Biden Administration issuing new COVID-19 guidance:

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 29, 2021)  – Governor Kim Reynolds has signed a proclamation that eases transport rules for crews and drivers hauling motor fuels.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 28, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of James Daane as a district court judge in Judicial Election District 3B.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 28, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds has announced that Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) officers have successfully concluded their deployment to the US Southern Border to aid law enforcement and border security efforts.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 27, 2021) Governor Kim Reynolds has announced her appointment of Major Matthew Peterson as Commandant of the Iowa Veterans Home. Peterson’s appointment is effective July 27, 2021 and is subject to Senate confirmation.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 22, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Gina Badding as a judge of the Iowa Court of Appeals.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 15, 2021) — Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate presented a National Association of Secretaries of State Medallion Award to his Chief Cyber Officer Jeff Franklin, in recognition of Franklin’s service to state government and efforts to enhance Iowa’s election security. Franklin served as the State of Iowa’s Chief Information Security Officer for 10 years prior to joining the Secretary of State’s Office in February 2020.

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