Iowa Human Services Director to Retire in June

June 1, 2017 jstom50 0

  Charles “Chuck” Palmer, who led the Iowa Department of Human Services through massive system changes, including a mental health care redesign, Medicaid expansion and the move to Medicaid managed care, will retire from his […]


Iowa’s Governor Embraces New Job

May 30, 2017 jstom50 0

  As a onetime county office worker in rural Iowa, Republican Kim Reynolds insists she never saw herself running for office, much less serving as governor. But after a mid-career political surge and the appointment […]