October 24, 2022
Gov. Kim Reynolds
Education: Bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University
- Cutting taxes
- Protecting police officers and strengthening laws to punish protestors
- Limiting abortion
Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa
Family: Reynolds is married and has 3 daughters and 11 grandchildren
Education: Drake University
- Funding public schools
- Codify abortion rights in the state
- Reduce gun violence through increasing minimum age to buy assault rifle to 21 years
Hometown: Clinton, Iowa
Family: DeJear is married and has two children.
Polling Forecast: According to FiveThirtyEight, Reynolds holds a 15.9 percentage point lead over DeJear, as of the latest polling collected Oct. 20, 2022. Reynolds has 52.6 percent of the vote, while DeJear has 36.6 percent.