I take issue with the claims Senator Joni Ernst has recently made about her history of protecting Iowans’ health care. I do not think leaders like Senator Ernst appreciate the effect her actions have on patients, and she pays a lot more attention to what drug and insurance companies want. My experience in and journey […]
When I wrote about the transphobic publication by the neo-nazi organization found by DHS on the south side of Des Moines, I had spoken to the fact that extremism was finding its roots closer and closer to my home.
We are roughly a year from the 2020 elections and there’s every indication that health care will remain at the very top of voters concerns.
No matter where you live, what you look like or how much is in your wallet, everyone deserves access to affordable medicine, including basic prescriptions like insulin. “I’m 75 years old and for the last 5 years I have had to go to work 6 days a week just to pay for insulin and other […]
This war on who is tolerated to be in our midst is not something new. Our society simply finds a new target for those who are well off to justify their hatred and bigotry.
Every year on November 20, transgender communities gather to remember those who have been assaulted, hurt or killed for simply being what they are – transgender.
It’s not enough to say we support the troops; we need to actually DO that.
Since he took office, Trump has appointed 43 ultra-conservative judges to lifetime positions on our federal appellate courts.
The women of this country are once again a pawn to political rhetoric and continue to wait while Senator Ernst delays reauthorizing life-saving protections in order to appease the NRA.
My daughter, like 130 million other Americans has pre-existing conditions.