Gun Violence and the Recent Florida School Shooting

by Cindy Axne

Yesterday’s tragic event marked the 18th school shooting we’ve seen this year. As a mom of two boys in junior high and high school, every time I hear of another shooting, it reminds me that my boys could be next, and that is a thought too hard to bear. One that no parent should have to endure. It’s time that our Representatives in Washington take action to protect our children.

Iowa Starting Line Caucus Results

Iowa Starting Line

The Iowa Democratic Party has released additional information and numbers from the Iowa Caucus held on February 5. While the vast majority of precincts did not break into preference groups for the governor’s race or congressional races, some did, and we now know how some of those turned out.