The Catholic bishops of Iowa have released a statement reviewing the 2017 Iowa legislative session.
Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds is now serving as governor following the resignation of Gov. Terry Branstad. In her inaugural address, she mentioned tax reform, energy, education and workforce issues as priorities. Branstad has been confirmed as the…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on May 25, 2017 at 3:53pm — No Comments
Added by Iowa KofC Program Director on May 19, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments
Scott Valencia, COO/Director of Advancement for Iowa Right to Life and an active leader for the Iowa Knight of Columbus reported to me today that Planned Parenthood announced today at 2:30pm that they will be closing 4 of their clinics!! Keokuk, Sioux City, Burlington, and Bettendorf. Bettendorf will remain open for a short time doing tele-med (RU 486) abortions, but the others will be closed by June 30th! …Continue
Announcing the winners of our third quarter proposer's challenge (Jan-Feb-Mar 2017).
Recall the contest rules:
How - to be Eligible: Submit completed, signed form 100 with proposer name
Each Quarter the 5 highest recruiters (minimum of two (2) new members to qualify) will receive cash Prizes in the following denominations:
Added by Membership Director - IA KofC on May 8, 2017 at 9:39pm — No Comments
The Iowa legislative session ended Saturday morning at 7:15 a.m. after pulling an all-nighter. Here are a few updates from the past week:
The Senate passed Senate File 471 and sent it to the governor. The bill prohibits abortion after 20 weeks post-fertilization with exceptions to save the life of the mother or for a serious physical health emergency. The bill also contains a three-day waiting period before an abortion. We have been working on this bill since 2011 and it is the…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on April 24, 2017 at 1:12pm — No Comments
Inspirational. Informational. A must read/see for ALL Knights of Columbus and ALL people of good will.
Click here for the address.
To review a complete recap of the 2017 Iowa Knights of Columbus State Convention, please click on the link below-…Continue
Added by Paul Lee on April 10, 2017 at 2:16pm — No Comments
Reminder that councils are asked to refrain from finalizing any suspensions from January thru June. This is the time of year to activate your retention committee to make personal contact with your members to keep them engaged. If you haven’t already done so implement the power of 10 council structure.
Councils need to be about relationships – building a Band of Brothers. Using a modified power of 10 approach is working in many councils to keep members connected and engaged.…Continue