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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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A Prayer/Action Chapter is a group of people who meet, usually once a month to pray, learn and take action regarding legislation that falls under CWA’s seven core issues. Click here to find a Prayer/Action Chapter in your area and learn more.

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Iowa News and Headlines

Millions of Dollars Against Grassley Going to Waste5/12/2016

Concerned Women for America of Iowa showed up in full force at Sen. Grassley’s (R-Iowa) recent town hall meetings in Taylor County, Ringgold County, and Decatur County, Iowa.  We are happy to report that, despite the millions of dollars spent against Sen. Grassley, he continues to enjoy strong support by the grassroots in his home […]  READ MORE

Sen. Chuck Grassley Needs Our Continued Support!5/6/2016

If you haven’t already, please sign our petition to support Sen. Grassley in his efforts to assure judicial integrity for the next generation. To Sen. Chuck Grassley: As a partner with Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee, I support you as you fulfill your role as outlined under Article 2, Section 2 of the […]  READ MORE

Pro-life Groups Deliver SCOTUS Petitions to Sen. Grassley5/4/2016

“On Tuesday, May 3, 2016, representatives from Concerned Women for America, Iowa Right to Life, and Susan B. Anthony List delivered nearly 4,000 petitions from Iowa pro-life activists to Senator Chuck Grassley’s Des Moines office, urging him to maintain his strong resolve to let the people have a say in the Supreme Court vacancy following […]  READ MORE

Reminder: Sen. Grassley Needs Our Support on This Thursday and Friday in Bedford, Mount Ayr and Leon5/4/2016

Our Senator, Charles Grassley is under vicious attacks by the progressive Left.  They have actually pledged millions of dollars to go specifically after Sen. Grassley as the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. The reason is simple: the future of the Supreme Court of the United States is at stake.  They want to tilt the […]  READ MORE

Iowa Grassroots Stands with Grassley on SCOTUS Stand5/3/2016

Des Moines, IA – Concerned Women for America (CWA) of Iowa, the state chapter of CWA, the largest public policy organization for women in the country, is proud to be joining Iowa Right to Life and Susan B. Anthony List later today to present thousands of petitions signed by our members, thanking Sen. Charles Grassley […]  READ MORE

Sen. Grassley Needs Your Support on May 5 and 6 in Bedford, Mount Ayr and Leon4/28/2016

Greetings CWA members and friends, Sen. Grassley’s office has contacted Concerned Women for America and asked if we might be able to help raise awareness and support Grassley’s protection of the Supreme Court nominee process. They would love it if we were able to turn out folks to his upcoming town hall meetings in S/SW […]  READ MORE

Grassley Pursues Right Course on Supreme Court Vacancy4/4/2016

State Director Tamara Scott letter to the editor in the  READ MORE

URGENT: Support Sen. Chuck Grassley on March 28 & 29!
Ocheyedan – Rock Rapids – Orange City

“This is the greatest battle we may fight in our lifetime!” – Concerned Women for America CEO and President Penny Nance Now is the time to show up and support and thank Sen. Grassley! As the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Chuck Grassley has committed to standing against any judicial nominee until the […]  READ MORE

A Primary View from Iowa2/1/2016

As an Iowa native, presidential elections are nothing new to me. Growing up, it meant nothing but political mailers, commercials, and phone calls for about 18 months. My parents would have my siblings and I answer the phone to screen calls for them or they would never have been productive. It wasn’t unusual to get […]  READ MORE

Iowa Trafficking and Abuse Preventing Conference – May 8 & 95/6/2015

You’ll learn to identify the signs and focus on the solutions as speakers discuss human trafficking, pornography, internet safety, drug cartels, child abduction and more. You’ll hear inspiring stories and how the church, family, and community can help. The speakers at this year’s conference are incredible in their fields. Dr. Judith Reisman quit her wonderful […]  READ MORE

Local CWA Prayer/Action Chapter to Join National Day of Prayer Event Tomorrow at the Clinton County Courthouse5/6/2015

Clinton County Courthouse 512 N 2nd Street Clinton, Iowa 12:20-12:45 p.m. on the East Side of the Courthouse. Lord, Hear Our Cry is the theme for this year’s National Day of Prayer (NDP), based on I Kings 8:28, “Hear the cry and the prayer that Your servant is praying in Your presence this day.” Please […]  READ MORE

Iowans Its Time to Stand Up and Protect Your Children and Stop Government Overreach!!4/22/2015

Dear CWA of Iowa Members, We are writing to update you on S.F. 345 known as the bullying prevention bill. We’ve been working with legislators for some time in hopes of keeping this bill off the House Floor. However, today Democrats in the House called for a Rule 60 in an attempt to force the anti-parent […]  READ MORE

The Bitter Irony of the Day of Silence4/10/2015

What if I told you that pro-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) activists are working tirelessly to infiltrate schools and influence children across the country? What if I said activists were taunting and bullying kids in public school and shaming them regarding their religious beliefs that favor traditional marriage? Most parents do not want […]  READ MORE

Silence the Day of Silence in Iowa4/7/2015

The Day of Silence, organized and promoted by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), takes place this year on Friday, April 17. The Day of Silence is the king of all the numerous homosexuality-affirming activities that take place in public schools. It started in one university and then, like a cancer, metastasized to […]  READ MORE

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

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YWA is a student-oriented initiative that is geared toward high school and college campuses to bring active groups of young like-minded women together to promote conservative values to their schools and the nation.

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