Joel Kurtinitis
Joel Kurtinitis
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Joel Kurtinitis is an opinion columnist for the Des Moines Register, contributing editor for The Liberty Conservative, and operations director for the U.S. Federalist Party. Joel was a regional director for Ron Paul 2012 and served on the State Central Committee of the Republican Party of Iowa. Joel enjoys reading, cooking, chess, bluegrass music, and an occasional foray into fiction writing. Joel and his family live in Des Moines, Iowa.
Republicans Campaign On Advancing Pro-Life Bills. After Election, It’s A Different Story

Republicans have the power and opportunity to hit the abortion industry where it hurts—its wallet—but so far haven’t demonstrated the will. What the heck are majorities for?