Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will hold a town hall meeting from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, at Newton Manufacturing. The public event is open to all Jasper County residents.
“Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds will give a brief outline of their legislative priorities, which include Home Base Iowa, connecting every Iowan through increased broadband access, preventing bullying in schools ensuring every student has a safe and secure learning environment, an apprenticeship program so Iowa workers have the skillset to match with Iowa’s high-quality jobs and freezing tuition at our Regent universities for a second year in a row,” spokesman Jimmy Centers said about the event. “The Governor and Lt. Governor will then open it up for questions.”