Cases and Issues
Fighting for Economic Opportunity
The Kirkwood Institute sued to prevent the state from standing in the way of people earning an honest living. Occupational licensing laws are harmful to all Iowans. After we sued, the Iowa Legislature changed the law. Read more.
Protecting Iowa's Elections
Our voting system should promote confidence by making sure every eligible voter can participate and that the process is transparent. Kirkwood Institute worked with law makers to improve Iowa's election laws. Read more.
Reforming Open Enrollment
All Iowa school children deserve the same opportunity to succeed. That's why Kirkwood Institute worked to reform Iowa's open enrollment laws to help people like Maria. Read more.