FILE - in this April 26, 2019 file photo, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds, speaks to reporters following a meeting in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The state of Iowa has appealed to the Iowa Supreme Court a lawsuit in which a jury concluded former Gov. Terry Branstad discriminated against a former state official because the official is gay, Gov. Reynolds said Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. A jury awarded former Iowa Workers’ Compensation Commissioner Chris Godfrey $1.5 million in July, finding he was the victim of discrimination and retaliation when Branstad tried to force him to quit in 2011 and then cut his pay. Jurors found against Branstad, one of his staff members and the state. Branstad resigned as governor in 2017 to become the U.S. ambassador to China. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik File)
DES MOINES, Iowa (KMTV) — On Wednesday, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds held a coronavirus press briefing following the announcement of 21 new cases and the state's first recorded death caused by the virus.