2020 Family Leadership Summit Adds Livestream Option

The 2020 Family Leadership Summit at the Ron Pearson Center in West Des Moines on Friday, July 17, is now offering livestream tickets for those who can’t attend in person.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Speak in West Des Moines

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will join a lineup of speakers at The FAMiLY Leadership Summit at the Ron Pearson Center in West Des Moines on July 17, 2020.

Iowa Abortion Providers Can Continue Surgical Abortions During COVID-19 Restrictions

Planned Parenthood and Emma Goldman Clinic were informed in a brief filed by the state that Gov. Kim Reynolds’ declaration offers exemptions for some surgical abortions.

The FAMiLY Leader Postpones Pompeo Dinner Over COVID-19 Concerns

Bob Vander Plaats said the decision to postpone the March 21st Dinner with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is a precaution against the spread of COVID-19.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Speak in Des Moines

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will join best selling author Joel C. Rosenberg for “An Evening of International Impact” on Saturday, March 21, 2020.

Reynolds Addresses Tax Cuts, Life Amendment in 3rd Condition of State Address

In her address, Gov. Kim Reynolds made several proposals including income tax cuts, funding the state’s mental health system, and passing the Life Amendment.

Vander Plaats Endorses Randy Feenstra in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District

Bob Vander Plaats of The FAMiLY Leader offered his personal endorsement of State Senator Randy Feenstra in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District race.

“Unplanned” Executive Producer Confirms for Family Leadership Summit

Mike Lindell, inventor and CEO of MyPillow and an executive producer of the pro-life film Unplanned, will address the 8th annual Family Leadership Summit.

Reynolds, Ernst Confirm for Family Leadership Summit

Gov. Kim Reynolds and U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst have confirmed they will address the 8th annual Family Leadership Summit on Friday, July 12 in West Des Moines.

Mike Pence, Tony Evans Invited to Family Leadership Summit in Des Moines

Vice President Mike Pence and Dr. Tony Evans are among several speakers invited to the Family Leadership Summit on July 12 in West Des Moines.

Will Any Dem Presidential Candidates Engage Iowa’s Evangelicals?

Leading Democratic presidential candidates were invited to the Family Leadership Summit, but will any have the courage to attend and engage with evangelicals?

Pro-Life Groups Announce Six-Figure Campaign to Back Kim Reynolds

Women Speak Out PAC, a partner of Susan B. Anthony List, along with The FAMiLY Leader launched a six-figure campaign to support Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds.

Bauer, Grassley and Reynolds Join Line-up for Family Leadership Summit

Gary Bauer, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, and Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds will speak at the 7th annual Family Leadership Summit on Friday, September 14.

Pro-Life Leaders Ponder Iowa Post-Roe v. Wade

Pro-life leaders discuss what the battle over abortion will look like in Iowa should the U.S. Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade.

Graham, Dannenfelser, and Farris to Speak at the 2018 Family Leadership Summit

Dr. Jack Graham, Marjorie Dannenfelser, and Michael Farris will speak at the 7th Annual Family Leadership Summit on September 14, 2018 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Bob Vander Plaats: Focus on Cultural Transformation, Not Politics (Video)

Bob Vander Plaats: “The Gospel of Jesus Christ is much bigger than any candidate and much bigger than any political party and it should not be reduced to such.”