Today is national Iowa day, and we are celebrating with all of you Iowans! Here are some fun facts about Iowa!
- Over 25% of the states energy comes from wind turbines! They hope to have it up to 40% by 2020.
- The first female lawyer is from Iowa.
- Iowa has always been ahead of the curve when it comes to civil rights. They decided that “separate but equal” was unconstitutional over 80 years before the US Supreme Court reached that decision.
- It is illegal for a mustached man to kiss a woman in public!
- Iowa has one of the highest literacy rates in the nation.
Be sure to shop our Iowa letters here!
Blog contributed by Lillian Homan.