Senate approves proposed constitutional amendment on abortion

BY: - May 19, 2021

Both the House and Senate have passed a proposed constitutional amendment that would make explicit that the Iowa Constitution does not recognize a right to abortion. The amendment reads: “To defend and protect unborn children, we the people of the State of Iowa declare that this Constitution does not recognize, grant, or secure a right […]


Families take a back seat to big business in Iowa Legislature

BY: - March 1, 2021

Republicans in the Iowa Legislature like to proclaim they are pro-life and pro-family. Most of the time, they act that way, pushing bills that they believe support parents and families. But what happens when their pro-life, pro-family agenda gets in the way of another one of their priorities:  courting and catering to big business? Three […]