wa00013. Women, Politics, and the Law
Found in 110 Collections and/or Records:
A pro-woman march, reacting to the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States, attended by more than 3 million people worldwide.
Interviews with Iowa women legislators conducted by Suzanne O'Dea Schenken.
Black attorney, faculty and Associate Dean at the University of Iowa College of Law.
High school English teacher who was active in state and national Democratic Party politics during the 1950s and 1960s.
Journalist, teacher, and volunteer who served as First Lady of Iowa from 1998 to 2007.
Republican National Committeewoman in the 1950s and 1960s from Red Oak, Iowa.
Pro-choice activist and cofounder of Iowans for Medical Control of Abortion (IMCA).
Iowa legislator from 1976 to 1990.
Teacher, social worker, human rights commission director, and university regent from Waterloo.
Two-term Iowa state senator. Hannon chaired the Human Resources Committee and was instrumental in founding the Iowa Women's Foundation in Iowa City.
The group formed in 1956 to help elect Democratic candidates.
Organized in 1973, members supported a number of feminist initiatives including economic equalty and the ERA.
Chair of Iowa's Democratic Party from 1987 to 1991 and first woman to serve as Iowa's Attorney General from 1990 until 1994.
Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.
Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.
Organization formed to work for passage of Iowa state ERA.
Civic activist involved in the Jewish community, the Des Moines symphony, the League of Women Voters, and the Proteus Club.
First woman elected to the Iowa General Assembly, representing Jackson County in both the Iowa House of Representatives and the Iowa Senate.
Civil rights worker in Davenport.
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives,1967 to 1969, and the Iowa Senate, 1969 to 1973.