As the zealous applause from the Iowan legislature echoed throughout the chamber, such praise reverberated throughout Des Moines to other people than the legislators.
In West Des Moines, those other people consisted of Local Grassroot Republicans in Des Moines, who met up to support Kim Reynolds during her Conditions of The States Speech at WDSM Jethro’s BBQ for the evening.
In a gathering of about 30 members, many dined and discussed the latest Iowan politics detailing the next chapter in Iowa Legislative history.
“I think the #1 major talking point was probably focusing on school choice for schools and also focusing on getting rid of some of the derogatory texts that are being shared within these schools,” said Republican member Cristopher Forrest.
An aspect of essentiality for Forrest in his support of Reynolds was Continuing what Trump has been doing” over the past few years with her legislation regarding Critical race theory and school choice for low-income families.
“Another Home Run,” said Reynolds Campaign Communications Director Pat Garrett, additionally adding his thoughts on how the night went.
Grassroots Republicans gather tonight for @IAGovernor Conditions Of The State address. @IAFieldReport #IaPolitics pic.twitter.com/YladTccWdC
— Caleb Lillquist (@CLillquist) January 12, 2022