Reynolds Appoints Christopher McDonald to the Iowa Supreme Court

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds selected Iowa Court of Appeals Judge Christopher McDonald as her second appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court.

Special Election In Iowa Senate District 30 Set

Governor Kim Reynolds announced Iowa Senate District 30’s special election to replace State Senator Jeff Danielson (D-Cedar Falls) will be on March 19th.

Reynolds Says She Will Not Appeal Fetal Heartbeat Ruling

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds said that she would not appeal a district court ruling that said the state’s fetal heartbeat abortion ban is unconstitutional.

Senate Confirms William Barr as Attorney General

The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed William Barr as the 85th Attorney General by a 54 to 45 vote that went mostly along partisan lines.

Iowa House Bill Requires “Health and Wellness” Checks of Homeschoolers

HF 272 sponsored by State Representative Mary Mascher (D-Iowa City) requires school districts to perform quarterly home visits of their homeschooling families.

77 Percent of Voters Want Congress to Protect Babies Born-Alive

A new poll shows that 77 percent of likely general election voters want Congress to pass legislation like the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.

King Announces 2nd Town Hall Meeting in Lyon County

Congressman Steve King’s second town hall meeting is on Monday, February 18, 2019 from 12:00p to 1:00p (CST) at the Forster Community Center in Rock Rapids, IA.

A Needed Change to Iowa’s Judicial Selection Process

Shane Vander Hart: HSB 110, a bill sponsored by State Representative Steven Holt (R-Denison) represents a needed overhaul of Iowa’s judicial selection process.

Pro-Life Constitutional Amendment Advances In Iowa Senate

A constitutional amendment that says the Iowa Constitution does not secure or protect a right to abortion or abortion funding advances in the Iowa Senate.

Court Rules the University of Iowa Engaged in Viewpoint Discrimination

U.S. District Court Judge Stephanie Rose found that the University of Iowa engaged in viewpoint discrimination and violated Business Leaders in Christ’s First Amendment rights.

Ernst and Grassley Respond to the 2019 State of the Union Address

U.S. Senators Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) praised President Donald Trump’s 2nd State of the Union Address.

Top Six Moments from the 2019 State of the Union Address

Shane Vander Hart shares his top six moments of President Donald Trump’s 2nd State of the Union Address before a joint session of Congress.

Iowa House Democrat Bill Would Roll Back Homeschooling Freedom

State Representative Mary Mascher (D-Iowa City) introduced a bill, HF 182, that would roll back every gain made by Iowa’s homeschooling community in 2013.

Senate Democrats Block Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Senate Democrats blocked a motion for unanimous consent to pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act sponsored by U.S. Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE).

Iowa House Bill Blocks Counselors From Sexual Orientation Change Efforts

HF 106 prevents Iowa’s mental health professionals from seeking to change a patient’s sexual orientation, gender expression, or gender identity.

Finkenauer Backs Pay Equality Bill That Could Do More Harm Than Good

Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (D-Iowa) announced her support of the Paycheck Fairness Act, a bill that would diminish opportunities for women in the workplace.