Heritage Action

Debate over conservative group’s role in Iowa’s election law expands

BY: - May 20, 2021

A progressive organization on Thursday demanded public records involving a national conservative group’s alleged involvement in crafting Iowa election legislation critics call “voter suppression.” Meanwhile, the group, Heritage Action, has told state officials it did not directly contact any Iowa legislators about the election law that its executive director, Jessica Anderson, claimed the organization helped […]

Republican lawmaker denies Heritage Action involvement in election bill

BY: - May 13, 2021

A key Republican lawmaker on Thursday denied statements by the head of Heritage Action for America about the conservative lobbying group’s role in the approval of voting restrictions this year in Iowa. Jessica Anderson, executive director of Heritage Action for America, said in a leaked video that her organization had drafted parts of and helped […]