Tag Archives: Iowa gun laws

Report On Gun Violence in Iowa

The report doesn’t mention this, but among its other good suggestions, the single most obvious thing that can be done to address the gun problem in Iowa is to stop electing Republicans. Below is a release from Progress Iowa. Des … Continue reading

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Buying An AR-15 In Iowa – Part 2

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Buying An AR-15 In Iowa

View this video and be shocked. Thanks to Terry Branstad and the Iowa Republicans’ allegiance to ALEC and the NRA.

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Iowa Must Change New Open Carry Law

wcfcourier.com/news/opinion/columnists/iowa-must-change-new-open-carry-law By Washington, D.C., standards it was cold that first day of March 1954. The sky was overcast with rain, a relatively strong southerly wind and the temperatures hung in the low to mid-50s. The four arrived around noon at … Continue reading

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Action Alert For Tuesday, March 7: Iowa GOP Wants More Guns Less Voting

From Senator Rob Hogg- This is an action alert for tonight and Tuesday, March 7. House Republicans have put two of the “dirty dozen” on their debate list for Tuesday, March 7. The bills are: House File 516 – create … Continue reading

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Ken Rizer [R-HD 68] Voted To Repeal Iowa’s Criminal Background Check Law

  District 68 includes Marion, Bertram, Ely, and the surrounding parts of Linn County.  Click here to find out how you can vote now.  Click here to take the pledge to vote Ken Rizer out of office.  Click here to … Continue reading

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Iowa Legislative Session 2015: Democrats Advocate For Kids, Environment, Rural Broadband

According to WHO-TV there are several pre-filed bills already waiting  including a bill that would ban phone calls while driving: “The Department of Public Safety is suggesting legislation to update the texting ban. It would make it illegal for you … Continue reading

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Divided Iowa Legislature Likely To Silence HF 2381

DES MOINES— Yesterday the Iowa House of Representatives passed HF 2381, a bill that adds a section to existing Iowa Code that provides “any person, trust, corporation or other entity may possess a firearm suppressor if the firearm suppressor is … Continue reading

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Bolkcom To Introduce Common Sense Gun Legislation

The GOP and their friend ALEC want to bring to Iowa the infamous “shoot first” or “stand your ground” law, but they’ll have to answer to a new wave of concerns by Iowans who feel the recent loosening of gun … Continue reading

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“Shoot First” ALEC Bill Comes To Iowa Legislature

ProgressIowa.org Controversial “Stand Your Ground” Proposal Returns to Iowa Rep. Matt Windschitl brings back controversial ALEC proposal one local prosecutor called the ‘license to kill’ statute Des Moines, IA – Yesterday State Representative Matt Windschitl  [Note from BFIA: – whose … Continue reading

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