In the third annual Municipality Equality Index released by the Human Rights Campaign, each of the five Iowa cities measured scored above the national average.
To Donna Red Wing, Executive Director of One Iowa, this comes as no surprise.
“There’s a sense of fairness and decency that’s so much a part of who Iowans are. We changed the laws, our Supreme Court rules, and that’s all extraordinary, but it really is about how the culture is changing how hearts and minds are changing. What we see here in Iowa is a real movement forward.”