April 10, 2017

The Des Moines Register, William Petroski, April 8, 2017- The passage of a wide-ranging gun rights bill by Iowa lawmakers is raising questions whether local officials can stop gun-carrying citizens from entering courthouses and city halls, although supporters of the measure insist there won’t be any problems. Sen. Nate Boulton, D-Des Moines, an attorney who voted …

April 5, 2017

Omaha World-Herald, Joe Duggan, April 5, 2017- Concertgoers file into Pinnacle Bank Arena with handguns openly strapped to their hips. It’s a scenario Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister said could play out if Nebraska lawmakers pass legislation that would prohibit Lincoln, Omaha and other cities from enforcing most local gun …

April 5, 2017

The Washington Times, Grant Schulte, April 4, 2017- A bill that would bar local governments from passing gun restrictions that are stricter than state law drew strong objections Tuesday from some Omaha and Lincoln senators who want to protect their cities’ ordinances. Lawmakers kicked off a debate on a measure …