Wednesday, June 12 2013
DES MOINES–The news we have all been waiting to hear! Those of us who have already ordered the Choose Life Iowa license plates, we will be hearing from our local county treasurers in the near future that the plates have arrived!For those wanting to order Choose Life plates, they are now available at all county offices across Iowa! You may also order them online here.
Wednesday, February 20 2013
DES MOINES–Planned Parenthood of the Heartland just announced that they will be closing two more Iowa locations — Spencer and Fort Madison — on March 15, 2013.
Tuesday, July 10 2012
“In effect, the lawsuit explains, Planned Parenthood both falsely billed Medicaid and took money from low-income women by getting them to pay for services Medicaid was intended to cover in full.” — Alliance Defending Freedom
NEWS RELEASE: July 9, 2012, Alliance Defending Freedom
Planned Parenthood harms heartland women
Alliance Defending Freedom represents former manager of two Iowa clinics in fraud lawsuit against abortion giant.
DES MOINES – Planned Parenthood submitted “repeated false, fraudulent, and/or ineligible claims for reimbursements” to Medicaid and failed to meet acceptable standards of medical practice according to a federal lawsuit made public Monday. Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing former Planned Parenthood clinic director Sue Thayer filed the lawsuit against the abortion giant’s Iowa affiliate in March 2011.“Americans deserve to know if their hard-earned tax money is being funneled to groups that are misusing it,” said Senior Counsel Michael J. Norton, a former United States Attorney. “People may hold different views about
Wednesday, June 13 2012
How much do we love our Gov. and Lt. Gov.?
Friday, June 8 pro-lifers took part in the Rally for Religious Freedom outside the Capitol in Des Moines. Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds issued a special statement in support of the rally. Click the link below to get a copy of the statement. Feel free to copy it out to your friends, too.
Thursday, June 07 2012
DES MOINES–On Friday, June 8, as the United States Supreme Court prepares to issue its ruling on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), concerned citizens of Des Moines will rally at the Iowa State Capitol to voice public opposition to the Health and Human Services Mandate. The HHS Mandate forces all employers – including
Friday, April 27 2012
April 26, 2012-Des Moines, Iowa-After years of effort, “Choose Life” license plates are now available to order here in Iowa!
Through the creative diligence and courage of Iowa Right to Life board member, Randy Horn, and of Russ Amerling, with Choose Life America, we are thrilled to announce our organization is now accepting DOT applications for these Pro-Life license plates”, exclaimed Jenifer Bowen, Executive Director of Iowa Right to Life.
Wednesday, February 29 2012
DES MOINES—February 29, 2012—David Bereit and Shawn Carney, Directors for the 40 Days for Life are coming to Iowa this week to celebrate the closure of two more Planned Parenthood abortion centers and for multiple 40 Days for Life prayer vigil site visits.
Friday, February 04 2011
Washington D.C.- Congressman Steve King (R-IA) announced today that he has contacted Secretary Kathleen Sebelius of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) after learning that Planned Parenthood clinics in Iowa are using telehealth videoconferencing methods to dispense the dangerous abortion drug RU-486 in violation of FDA guidelines. King’s letter to Sebelius, signed by 71 Members of Congress, requests information regarding both the extent of federal funding received by abortion providers for use in telemedicine and also the steps the Department of Health and Human Services has taken to ensure that taxpayer money is not being used to facilitate “telemed abortions.”
Tuesday, May 18 2010
DES MOINES–MAY 17, 2010–Iowa Right to Life sounded the alarm back in September 2008 about Planned Parenthood’s deadly scheme in Iowa to be “first in the nation” to have walk-in abortions at all their locations, without a doctor on-site. IRTL was right. Planned Parenthood began rolling out dangerous RU-486 abortions (also known as “medication” or “chemical” abortions or “abortion pills”)that year, to its locations with a doctor consulting only by webcam and releasing RU-486 abortion pills by a remote-controlled drawer.
Friday, April 30 2010
IOWA RIGHT TO LIFE SELECTS NEW MEDIA AND COUNSELING SPECIALIST AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
DES MOINES—April 30, 2010—Iowa Right to Life has selected an experienced counselor and social media aficionado as its next Executive Director. “My number one priority will be to grow our grassroots base,” said Jenifer Bowen, “Iowans are fired up in this election year.”