There’s an old saying that “talk is cheap.” When it comes to our healthcare, President Trump’s and Senator Joni Ernst’s past and current actions are much more indicative of their positions than what they are saying. In fact, the President’s 2021 budget blueprint reprises the same harmful proposals we’ve seen in previous budgets, doubling down on policies […]
Real reform of Iowa business tax subsidies is needed now more than ever.
While these attacks on the LGBTQIA+ rights and specifically transgender rights and access are being hurled at us like a blind giant hurls boulders – they are often attempts by the government to obfuscate other legislation to distract us from other matters.
The Democratic candidates for president have another chance at tonight’s debate to do what should have happened long ago — clearly and strongly let the American people know that the real enemy of affordable quality health care is Donald Trump. The last Democratic debate occurred one day after two Republican judges sided with Donald Trump’s […]
No pregnant mom should have to worry that there will be no safe place to deliver her baby in the community where she lives.
Whether you’re going home for the holidays or reading this knowing you may not ever – we are all valid, and worthy of love and affection.
Settle back, grab your burger and fries, and read the tale of TrumpTax.
GOP tax cuts for wealthy Iowans have led to a dramatic decline in support for our public universities.
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.