Gubernatorial Candidates Share Views on Iowa’s Children and Families


Des Moines, IA – The Children’s Policy Coalition today released responses of the two major-party candidates for governor in Iowa – Republican incumbent Governor Kim Reynolds and Democratic retired businessman Fred Hubbell – to questions posed on important child and family policy issues… Continue Reading

August 6, 2018


Explore details, experience of Fred Hubbell, Iowa Democratic governor nominee

The Des Moines Register | May 22, 2018
by Brianne Pfannenstiel

Hubbell sat at the center of a long conference table in a downtown Des Moines office building facing about a dozen child and family policy experts who wanted to know how he, as governor, would promote a healthy workforce by addressing early child care needs… Continue reading

May 22, 2018

Next Governor must represent kids, too

All children are special; they are not a special interest. When every child gets a fair chance at success, Iowa’s families, communities and the economy benefit. Our children have a big stake in every election; they too are a large constituency affected by the decisions of our elected officials. And our elected leaders often hold … Continue reading

March 2, 2018