Watch: Iowa Gov. Reynolds signs executive order restoring voting rights of some felons

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Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds holds a news conference on COVID-19 at the State Emergency Operations Center in Johnston, Iowa, on Friday, May 29, 2020. (Olivia Sun/The Des Moines Register via AP, Pool)

DES MOINES, Iowa (KCAU) – Iowa Gov. Reynolds has signed an executive order restoring voting rights of some felons Wednesday.

In June, Reynolds said she planned to sign an executive order.

The Des Moines Black Lives Matter group drafted an executive order to automatically restore felon voting rights for Reynolds in July.

The event took place at the Iowa State Capitol. Watch it below.

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