Planned Parenthood http://iowapublicradio.org en News Buzz: A Lawsuit, a Resignation, a (Possible) Fumble, and a Lot of Birds http://iowapublicradio.org/post/news-buzz-lawsuit-resignation-possible-fumble-and-lot-birds <p>In this &quot;News Buzz&quot; show, hear about a lawsuit filed by Planned Parenthood of the Heartland, the resignation of Senator Kent Sorenson, a passionate response to a football official&#39;s decision, and Iowa&rsquo;s first Globally Important Bird Area.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:22:20 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Ben Stanton 30115 at http://iowapublicradio.org News Buzz: A Lawsuit, a Resignation, a (Possible) Fumble, and a Lot of Birds After Controversy, Komen says "Race for the Cure" is Beginning to Rebound http://iowapublicradio.org/post/after-controversy-komen-says-race-cure-beginning-rebound <p>October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. And in cities across the country, crowds dressed in pink have been running and walking in the Race for the Cure. But some participants – and their dollars – have been missing from these fundraisers for the Susan G. Komen Foundation this year.</p><p>After a public outcry over a decision early this year to stop funding Planned Parenthood, the organization quickly reversed its position.</p><p>As Iowa Public Radio’s Sarah McCammon reports, Komen officials say participation is slowly coming back.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 15:47:43 +0000 Sarah McCammon 9955 at http://iowapublicradio.org After Controversy, Komen says "Race for the Cure" is Beginning to Rebound Planned Parenthood of the Heartland & Congressman Tom Latham http://iowapublicradio.org/post/planned-parenthood-heartland-congressman-tom-latham <p>Host Ben Kieffer speaks with University of Northern Iowa seniors Ian Goldsmith and Scott Connerley about leading thousands of people, along with First Lady Michelle Obama, yesterday in the &quot;Interlude Dance&quot; they created.<br /><br />The Des Moines Register has <a href="http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20120209/NEWS/120209015/First-lady-praises-Iowa-health-initiative-at-first-stop-of-Let-s-Move-tour">the video from yesterday</a>.<br /> Fri, 10 Feb 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 183 at http://iowapublicradio.org