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House Subcommittee Discusses Dangerous, Scientifically Unfounded “Abortion Reversal” Bill

“Abortion Reversal” is unsafe, misleading, and goes against the recommendations of medical experts.

Jan. 26, 2021

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Iowa Launches Statewide Ad Campaign Sharing Women’s Stories of Living in Iowa Before Abortion was Safe, Legal

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Iowa announced the launch of statewide digital ads against the proposed constitutional amendment that would strip Iowans’ fundamental right to safe and legal abortion.

Jan. 22, 2021

We Can't Go Back: Helping Women Before Roe

"I remember the day I found out about the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Roe v. WadeFor the first time, people across America—regardless of where they lived—had the constitutional right to access safe and legal abortion."

Jan. 22, 2021

We Won't Go Back: Crossing State Lines for an Abortion

"We had done everything we could to prevent another pregnancy while we were still settling into our newly expanded family. Some people want you to feel like this is a horrible decision. It was the right thing for our family. And it was a relief."

Jan. 22, 2021

House Committee Passes Unpopular Constitutional Amendment, Paving Way to Ban Abortion

In a hastily scheduled meeting, lawmakers on the House Judiciary Committee today passed a proposed amendment to the Iowa constitution that would strip Iowans of their right to safe and legal abortion, setting the measure up for a vote in the full House.

Jan. 20, 2021

Tell the House Judiciary Committee: We Won't Go Back

We won't go back to an Iowa without safe, legal abortion. Email the members of the House Judiciary committee now and tell them DO NOT pass this legislation out of committee.

Jan. 19, 2021

Subcommittee Passes Unpopular Constitutional Amendment, Paving Way to Ban Abortion

This morning, the Iowa House Judiciary Subcommittee passed legislation to take away Iowans’ constitutional right to safe and legal abortion. If enacted, the amendment would clear the way for the state to restrict or ban safe, legal abortions.

Jan. 19, 2021

We Won’t Go Back: Abortion Access in Iowa

"Reproductive rights have been under attack since Roe passed and it’s only gotten worse. I don’t think people realize what is going to happen if we go back. And that it will happen fast if Roe is overturned. I’ve lived in Iowa without access to safe, legal abortion, and I never, ever want anyone to have to go through that again."

Jan. 13, 2021

We’re Ready: 2021 Iowa Legislative Session

The 2021 Iowa Legislative Session started today and within 35 minutes of gaveling into session, leadership attacked safe, legal abortion. With a pandemic ravaging our communities and a violent insurrection threatening our democracy, anti-choice legislators chose to attack reproductive health care. Again.

Jan. 11, 2021