Lindsay James

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If the candidate returned the questionnaire, it will reference their response to the question with either a yes or no.  If it is blank, they did not return our questionnaire.

Under Voting Record.  This will list life bills tracked through Legislative Journals and how a legislator voted.  As we understand it, a “yes” vote aligns with IRTL position and a “no” vote goes against our IRTL position.

If it is a Federal level candidate, you may search voting records by going to | Library of Congress and searching key words, locating the bill, and then narrowing down your criteria to see how a candidate voted.  You can also identify key Federal legislation by using the National Right to Life web site: Key Legislation | Scorecards

Office and District: Iowa House in District 71
Party: Democratic

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Iowa Voting Record

2017-2018 (87th)

HF 2405 Wrongful Birth
SF 359 Fetal Tissue & Heartbeat
SF 471 72-Hour Wait
SF 2281 - Heartbeat

2019-2020 (88th)

HF 594 - Limitations regarding withdrawal of life-sustaining procedure from minor child. No
SF 523 Nonconsensual Termination
SJR 2001 Protect Life Amendment

2021-2022 (89th)

HF 2372 Nonconsensual Termination Yes
HJR 5 Protect Life Amendment
SF 577 - Nonviable Birth Certificate Yes

For more information about Iowa Legislation, use the link that follows for more research opportunities.

2023 Iowa Prayer Rally for Life!

Please join IRTL at the State Capitol on Monday, February 6th from 11-2, for the Iowa Prayer Rally for Life. Learn to lobby your legislators, access pro-life resources, and join together in unified prayer, all for the sake of innocent babies!