Gov. Kim Reynolds Talks About Workforce Shortage While Visiting Storm Lake Earlier This Week

Sat 6-5-2021

(Storm Lake)-- During her stop in Storm Lake this week, Governor Kim Reynolds talked about what it will take to get more people into the workforce...Reynolds in Storm Lake01 

Reynolds said money is being invested in re-training and gaining job skills through “Future Ready Iowa.”

The governor recently decided to end the additional 300-dollar federal unemployment weekly payment...Reynolds in Storm Lake02 

Reynolds said she's looking at using some of Iowa's CARES Act funding to market the state, and help attract more residents.

The governor was in Storm Lake for the grand opening of Buena Vista University's “The Foundry.”

(Courtesy Community First Broadcasting station KAYL in Storm Lake)