Last September, 19-year-old Alyssa Parker, along with several other cheerleaders at Buena Vista University, a private college in northwestern Iowa, decided to take a knee during the national anthem of a football game to bring awareness to police brutality and racial injustice.
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Today women’s rights advocates filed a lawsuit in Polk County District Court, requesting that the court block Iowa’s newest abortion law. That law would ban most abortions at around six weeks—before many women even know they’re pregnant.
Today Gov. Kim Reynolds signed into law a dangerous, unconstitutional ban on abortions in Iowa. The law blocks most abortions in our state after about six weeks—when many women don't even know they're pregnant.