Iowa Poll: Majority of Iowans think fireworks don’t deserve Legislature’s time, taxes do
Shelby Fleig, Des Moines Register Published 6:00 p.m. CT March 3, 2019
More than 70 percent of Iowans think the ongoing debate over fireworks is a dud.
Seventy-one percent of respondents to a new Des Moines Register/Mediacom Iowa Poll say the topic does not deserve the Iowa Legislature’s limited time.
The other issue that a majority of Iowans say the Legislature should be done talking about: speed cameras. Sixty-two percent of Iowans think the issue doesn’t deserve lawmakers’ time.
But among seven issues tested, majorities of Iowans agree that four are worth discussion, the poll finds. Taxes lead the way, followed by guns, and then the death penalty and abortion in a tie.
Iowans are so over the fireworks debate. Read the full article on the Des Moines Register.