Statement on new Economic Development Director

(DES MOINES) – Incoming House Economic Growth committee Chair Rep. Pat Grassley (R-New Hartford) released the following statement today regarding the appointment of Debbi Durham as the Director of the Department of Economic Development:

”I’m pleased that Governor-elect Branstad appointed an Economic Development Director who has real-world experience creating jobs and working to bring new businesses to our state.
“I look forward to working with Director Durham to reduce regulations on Iowa businesses, strengthening and expanding existing businesses, and most importantly, put Iowans back to work.”