Marriage Debate Resumed in Iowa House

Iowa State Capitol December 2014

Iowa House Republicans introduced two bills addressing the 2009 Iowa Supreme Court decision that ruled Iowa’s Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional.

Pre-Abortion Ultrasound Bill Filed in Iowa House

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Pro-life advocates say seeing an ultrasound picture and hearing its description is an effective tool to help abortion-minded women in the state choose life.

Cruz, Walker and Fiorina Stand Out at Iowa Caucus Kickoff

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Senator Ted Cruz, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Carly Fiorina stood out among a first class line-up of speakers at the Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines.

Paul Pate: Online Voter Registration Can Enhance Voting Integrity

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Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate said that online voter registration can not only boost participation and enhance voting integrity using DOT technology.

Doctor Prescribed Suicide Bill Filed By Iowa House Democrats

Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds and Governor Terry Branstad wait to address the 2014 Rally for Life.

Eight Iowa House Democrats filed HF 65 entitled the “Iowa Death with Dignity Act.” Prolife activists have another term for it – doctor prescribed suicide.

Iowa Legislators Push to End School Start Date Limitation

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A bipartisan sponsored bill, House File 13, was introduced in the Iowa House that would eliminate the limitation on when schools could start school.