It still isn’t too late for the Iowa Legislature to end the taxpayer funding of abortion as it is being negotiated in a conference committee.
Author Archive: Jenifer Bowen
Jenifer Bowen is the executive director of Iowa Right to Life. She is a graduate of Baptist Bible College in Pennsylvania, and in her words: "an ordinary girl LOVED by an Extraordinary God!"
A touted study on webcam abortions in The Des Moines Register is discovered to have been written by a partner of Planned Parenthood, an unreported bias.
How can Warren Buffet’s $35 million be better spent than buying birth control on behalf of Planned Parenthood and other organizations, let us count the ways.
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland announced today the closure of two more Iowa centers–the Newton clinic and the Family Practice Center in Des Moines! These centers will be closed effective July 19, 2012. These closures follow right after Planned Parenthood of the Heartland closed the doors in March on their abortion centers in Storm Lake [...]
Just a few years ago, Christie Vilsack was Director of Planned Parenthood of the Heartland’s “Healthy Families” campaign, which succeeded in squeezing another $750,000 out of Iowa taxpayers to feed Planned Parenthood of the Heartland (aka “Big Abortion”.) But now that she is running for Congress, there’s nary a mention of Planned Parenthood of the [...]
How many low-income women are denied mammograms because of the extortion money Susan Komen must pay Planned Parenthood? “The off, then on again funding of Planned Parenthood by the Susan G. Komen Foundation was a gift. Because now, no one can say, “I don’t believe Susan G. Komen funds Planned Parenthood.” No one can say, [...]
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland’s client numbers are down, and yet the organization has increased its taxpayer funding in just one year by $500,000 in additional government grants. According to PPH’s most recent annual report, ending in Fiscal Year June 2011, Iowa’s largest abortion provider netted $1.9 million in government grants. That’s up from $1.4 [...]
Jill June, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland CEO, is on the warpath – in an imaginary war created by the organization that butters her bread, Planned Parenthood. According to June’s war rhetoric in her January 20, 2012, Des Moines Register letter to the editor (“Here’s another reason women leave the GOP”), Republicans “vilify,” “rampage,” “attack,” [...]