Joe Gorton is a criminology professor at the University of Northern Iowa. -promoted by Laura Belin
During her March 19 press conference, Governor Kim Reynolds presented her social distancing strategy for protecting Iowa from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19 or SARS-CoV-2) pandemic. Unfortunately, she failed to discuss or even acknowledge any of the significant risks associated with her particular approach.
The purpose of this article is to provide information about the unreported hazards the Reynolds plan incorporates.