Iowa 2022 governor campaign

COMMENTARY

If the game is pandemic politics, Reynolds wins the first round

BY: - June 7, 2021

The story played like the opening bell of the campaign for 2022 gubernatorial election: State Auditor Rob Sand, potential Democratic challenger to Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds, accused her of improperly using federal coronavirus aid dollars for “self-promotion.” Reynolds denied the claim and defended the spending nearly $150,000 on a public awareness advertising campaign related to […]