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About CWA of Iowa

maureen Tamara Scott
State Director

State Office: P.O. Box 616 Ankeny, IA 50021

Phone: 515-259-0087

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Our vision at CWA of Iowa is for Godly, committed men and women to come together to pray for our state leaders. We are engaged in a culture war to restore and strengthen the traditional family to its created purpose.

“We, the people of the state of Iowa, grateful to the Supreme Being for the blessings hitherto enjoyed, and feeling our dependence on Him for a continuance of those blessings, do ordain and establish a free and independent government, by the name of the STATE OF IOWA …”
-Constitution of the State of Iowa Preamble

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Iowa News and Headlines

Iowa Ultrasound Bill Is Sound Medicine3/18/2015

HF 573, a bill that offers women the opportunity to see an ultrasound and be fully informed before making a decision to abort their baby, not only survived funnel week, it actually passed out of the Iowa House this week. Unfortunately, this bill may never hit the Senate floor unless you state senator demands it. […]  READ MORE

CWA of Iowa Praying for Peace and Israel’s Elections3/16/2015

Concerned Women for America has placed Israel and her sovereignty as a nation as one of our core issues. Several CWA of Iowa members have taken the instruction of Genesis 12:3 to heart. State Outreach Coordinator Denise Bubeck and Grassroots Coordinator Diana Cummins-Bates have faithfully attended the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Conference in […]  READ MORE

Stand With CWA of Iowa Against Next Generation Science Standards2/10/2015

Time to mobilize the troops again! Do you or someone you know live in or near the Waukee, Ottumwa, Dubuque and Sioux City area? The Iowa Department of Education (DOE) has asked for public comment on the issue of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Please make plans now to attend one or more of […]  READ MORE

Interview With The View From a Pew1/23/2015

Enjoy video interview with host J. Michael McKoy as he interviews Dr. Alveda King, Amy Griffin with the Transformation Group and Tamara Scott, CWA of Iowa State Director.  READ MORE

MLK’s Niece Visits DMPS on MLK Day1/23/2015

Des Moines Public School website reports on one of CWA of Iowa’s three Martin Luther King Jr. Day events. Check it out!  READ MORE

PRESS ADVISORY: Niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr to Join Concerned Women for America of Iowa on Jan. 19, 2015 – Martin Luther King, Jr Day1/15/2015

DES MOINES, IA – Concerned Women for America of Iowa is excited to partner with area leaders to host Dr. Alveda King at “Restoring the Dream – Shaping the Future” on January 19, 2015, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, at North High School Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Alveda King is the niece of […]  READ MORE

Merry Chirstmas From CWA of Iowa!12/10/2014

Please take a moment to read our Christmas letter to you right now.  READ MORE

CWA of Iowa Participates in the National Day of Fasting, Repentance, and Prayer – November 2011/11/2014

Every year on the third Thursday of November, Concerned Women for America of Iowa asks the nation to join together in proclaiming a National Day of Fasting, Repentance, and Prayer for America. Thursday, November 20, 2014 One week before we feast, let us fast and humble ourselves to prepare our hearts. Before we get caught […]  READ MORE

See You At the Courthouse Prayer Vigal Review in Pictures10/1/2014

Students met for prayer on September 24 at their schools for “See You at the Pole” events.  That same evening CWA Clinton,  Iowa,  Prayer/Action Chapter held our “See You at the Courthouse” prayer vigil for religious freedom. The program included devotional thoughts on intercession and “standing in the gap” for Christians here and abroad.   The […]  READ MORE

CWA of Iowa Invites You to a Prayer Vigil for Religious Liberty9/23/2014

See You at the Courthouse On Wednesday, September 24, 2014, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., please join Concerned Women for America of Iowa as we pray in front of the Clinton County Courthouse for all persecut-ed Christians, both in this country and around the world. We are gathering so that Chris-tian voices will be heard […]  READ MORE

CWA of Iowa Continues the Fight Against Common Core/Iowa Core. Join Us!9/18/2014

We are excited to see the resistance to Common Core growing nationally as well as across the state. As you know Concerned Women for America on both a national and state level has been battling this issue with town hall meetings, the distribution of materials, mass e-alerts, testimonies before the legislature, lobbying, speaking engagements and […]  READ MORE

CWA State Director Tamara Scott Speaks at June 19 March for Marriage6/23/2014

View Tamara’s speech at 2:02:11 as well as CWA Communications Director Alison Howard’s right before her at 2:01:50.  READ MORE

King Amendment to DOD Appropriations Act FY 2015 Adopted6/21/2014

CWA of Iowa Commends Congressman King for Standing With Israel.  READ MORE

State Director Tamara Scott Introduces CWA of Iowa on -The 98.3 Torch, Common Sense Radio6/13/2014

Morning Drive with Robert Rees 6/12  Hour 4.  Start listening at 25.05.  READ MORE

Hatewave Headed for Florida AG Pam Bondi – Let us Iowans Send Her Some Warm and Welcome Thoughts Instead6/9/2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is a rare gem in the judicial arena. She continues to uphold the Constitution when others have been intimidated right out of their oath to protect it, but she’s taking heat for it. Apparently being pro-LGBTQ-minded can make one anti-Constitution, as Bondi’s received a “hatewave” of angry and vulgar posts […]  READ MORE

Primary Voting Day is Here! Vote Today Until 9:00 p.m.6/3/2014

This is your chance to select the candidate you WANT; don’t let others decide for you. If primaries were actually utilized, we wouldn’t have to worry about voting for the lesser of two evils in November. Today is the day – Cast your vote: 1 – Pray for discernment. Hosea 14:9 2 – Read the […]  READ MORE

Heart Change Equals Cultural Change Declared on Iowa Senate Floor4/11/2014

State Sen. Dennis Guth (R-District 4) Speaks about bullying bill and how the answer is a change of heart through Jesus Christ. View video at 5.50.  READ MORE

Pray for Peace of Jerusalem3/26/2014

Concerned Women for America of Iowa members Diana Cummins Bates and I were able to attend the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference (AIPAC) March 1-4, 2014. The conference this year centered on the idea that Israel is not just a Jewish issue; it is an American issue. AIPAC is building outreach programs with […]  READ MORE

Senator Chuck Grassley-Iowa Leads Effort to Defund Common Core in U.S. Senate3/25/2014

Senator Grassley (R-IA) is circulating a letter in the US Senate to block further funding for Common Core State Standards. Please e-mail Senator Grassley and let him know you appreciate him leading the charge by circulating a “Dear Colleague” letter seeking cosigners that will be sent to the leaders of the Senate Labor, Health and […]  READ MORE

Is Common Core / Iowa Core Concerning?3/4/2014

Revised 3/6/14: Review a handful of credible articles, speeches, brochures and more. Don’t delay; you need to know the dangers of Common Core / Iowa Core before it’s too late. Stop Common Core Brochure (Feel free to print or order them from the state office by e-mailing Stop Common Core – brochure Stop Common […]  READ MORE

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