Ruth Ann Gaines
Voter Guide Disclaimer
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 Congress.gov | 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
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Iowa Voting Record
For more information about Iowa Legislation, use the link that follows for more research opportunities.