Minnesota and Iowa leaders react to Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade

Published: Jun. 24, 2022 at 9:41 AM CDT
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (KTTC) – The Supreme Court ended constitutional protections for abortion Friday morning, which had been in place nearly 50 years in a decision by its conservative majority to overturn Roe v. Wade.

Leaders of Minnesota and Iowa have started to release statements regarding the decision.

Minnesota Governor Walz released the following statement:

Gov. Walz also released the following tweet on Twitter:

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement:

Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan released the following statement:

Senate Majority Leader Jeremy Miller released the following statement:

Republican Party of Minnesota Chairman David Hann released the following statement:

Representative Angie Craig released the following statement:

U.S. Senator Tina Smith released the following statement:

Iowa Democratic Party Chair Ross Wilburn released the following statement:

Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann released the following statement:

DFL Party Chairman Ken Martin released the following statement:

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) released the following statement:

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar released the following tweet on Twitter:

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) released the following statement:

House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt, R-Crown released the following statement:

Rep. Tina Liebling (DFL – Rochester) released the following statement:

State Representative Tim Miller (R-Prinsburg) released the following statement:

More statements will be added as they are released.

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