Feb 22, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Iowa Gov. Reynolds to deliver GOP response to Biden's State of the Union

Kim Reynolds
Kim Reynolds. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds (R) will deliver the GOP's response to President Biden's State of the Union address on March 1.

What they're saying: "Governor Kim Reynolds’ brave, bold, and successful leadership for Iowans has put her right at the front of that pack," Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said in a statement Tuesday.

  • "She handled COVID by choosing freedom over lockdowns and personal responsibility over mandates – leading to real economic recovery from the pandemic," House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) added.
  • "The Biden Administration is governing from the far-left, ignoring the problems of working-class Americans while pushing an agenda that stifles free speech, free thought, and economic freedom," Reynolds said in a statement.
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