Category Archives: gun safety

Return Iowa To Normalcy

As the J6 Committee hearings roll on there is little question that the then president was the driving force behind an attempt to end our constitutional government in the US after some 230 years. There had been little question before … Continue reading

Posted in #nevertrump, Charles Grassley, firearms, gun control, gun safety, SCOTUS | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Kim Reynolds, How Can You Be So Blind?

Tuesday, Iowa’s current governor, Kim Reynolds, announced that she will use $100 million to create he “Governor’s School Safety Bureau.” This bureau will be involved in distributing funds for a ‘School Safety Improvement Fund’ of up to $50,000 per school … Continue reading

Posted in gun safety, Kim Reynolds, Progress Iowa, Republican Policy | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Money In Politics: The Root Of All Evil

We are in what I often think of as the Patriotic days of summer. From Flag Day on June 14th, when the flag was adopted by the Continental Congress through Juneteenth when all the slaves finally learned they were free … Continue reading

Posted in Charles Grassley, gun control, gun safety, Joni Ernst, money out of politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Issues 

As we look at the upcoming election we ate that there are vast differences between the current two major parties on issues. Actually it should be noted that there is only one party in America today that is running on … Continue reading

Posted in #nevertrump, 2022 Election campaign, Affordable Care Act, Economy, Education, gun safety, Health Care & Medicare | 1 Comment

Decapitated

From Lawrence O’Donnell’s program from Wednesday night (16 minutes) Like many of us I have not been sleeping well since the massacre in Uvalde. Perhaps one of the most heinous crimes in American history. Because it was so horrendous it … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2022 Election campaign, gun safety | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Franken Nails Grassley In Campaign Email

Don’t forget that voting ends in the Iowa primaries this coming Tuesday June 7th. For Democrats in Iowa the premiere race is selecting who will be facing Grassley in the midterm election. While most of our races have one candidate, … Continue reading

Posted in Charles Grassley, firearms, gun control, gun safety | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Thoughts On The Current Gun Crisis

Sam Bee compendium of gun mass shooting shows: (36 minutes). Not sure when this was on – probably over a year ago. “When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.” ~ … Continue reading

Posted in gun control, gun safety, money out of politics, Republican hypocrisy, Republican Policy | Tagged | 1 Comment

I Just Don’t Know What To Say

Does it ever seem like we have been on a merry-go-round for the past 40 years? Slowly picking up speed but constantly going through the same experiences? We seem to learn nothing along the way that will help us turn … Continue reading

Posted in Charles Grassley, gun control, gun safety, Joni Ernst, Republican Obstruction, Republican Policy | Tagged , | Comments Off on I Just Don’t Know What To Say

The High Five

We continue to post Friday’s High Five from Progress Iowa with the Iowa legislature in session: We made it to Friday! It’s going to be a cloudy, rainy weekend here in Iowa. But we know that “April showers bring May … Continue reading

Posted in gun safety, iowa legislature 2022, Kim Reynolds, unemployment insurance | Tagged , , | Comments Off on The High Five

The High Five

Once again we bring you Friday’s version of ProgessIowa’s High Five Newsletter. This is a good newsletter to use to follow Iowa’s Republican dominated legislature while they are in session:   Happy Friday! Did anyone else have Iowa in their final … Continue reading

Posted in gun control, gun safety, iowa legislature 2022, Kim Reynolds, water | Tagged , , | Comments Off on The High Five