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The organization formed in 1992 to work for passage of the state ERA in Iowa.
Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
Teacher's aide, packinghouse worker, and union activist, Burleson was the first woman and first African American elected to the Fort Dodge City Council.
High school bascketball player who sued the Iowa Girl's High School Athletic Union to be allowed to play on the school team after becoming pregnant.
Political activist and Johnson County, Iowa, supervisor who was the daughter of British Prime Minister Clement Attlee.
Muscatine County Supervisor from 1976 to 1982 and Representative in the Iowa Legislature from 1983 to 1985.
Davenport community and civil rights activists during the 1960s.
State legislator from Iowa City and president of the Iowa Peace Institute.
First woman elected chairperson of the Jasper County Democratic Central Committee in 1972.
A known suffragist who was active in community and political circles in Des Moines, Iowa.
Iowa City political activist.
Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Iowa legislator and community activist from Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Des Moines-born clubwoman, community leader, businesswoman, and Republican Party activist.
State senator from 1972 to 1980 from Grinnell, Iowa.
Democratic representative and senator in the Iowa legislature.
Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.
"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).
Britt, Iowa-born member of the Iowa House of Representatives and vice-chair of the Committee on Agriculture during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Feminist, legislator and community activist who worked in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.