Senator Tom Shipley

Stand-Your-Ground Clears Sub-Committee! Fight Coming!

Just a few hours ago, a Senate Judiciary Sub-Committee moved Stand-Your-Ground legislation along -– setting us up for a full committee vote that may happen fast! We need you to act fast, as the opposition to this bill is mounting. The anti-gun hysterics were on full display today during the comment section of the committee meeting as everyone from church groups to medical associations were on hand to try to

More Support for Stand-Your-Ground Legislation!

Things are moving fast in Des Moines! After your calls and emails yesterday, we’ve added four new cosponsors to Stand-Your-Ground law. As of this morning, the following Senators have cosponsored the bill: Senators’ Anderson, Behn, Breitbach, Brown, Chapman, Chelgren, Costello, Edler, Feenstra, Garrett, Greene, Guth, Johnson (Craig), Johnson (David), Kapucian, Kraayenbrink, Lofgren, Rozenboom, Schneider, Schultz, Sinclair, Smith, Zaun, and Zumbach! With Senator Rick Bertrand as lead sponsor of this bill,