RadioACTive: February 27, 2020

  • February 27, 2020
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Hosted by March for Our Lives Utah, Featuring: Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill with Rep. Joel Briscoe and Action Utah, A Review of the Gun Violence Prevention Rally, Protecting Better Boundaries, Coronavirus Update

Tonight's Lineup:

Co-Hosted by March For Our Lives Utah's Andoni Telonidis and Katie Kern

The Peoples Business: Day 31: A report from community partners keeping an eye on lawmakers during the 2020 General Session of the Utah Legislature. Guests: 

  • Emily Walsh of the League of Women Voters of Utah, a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

A Press Confrence on COVID19 more commonly known as the Coronavirus. 

Protecting Better Boundries Resources: We shared a clip of the negotiation of the peoples iniciative on Prop 4

Extreme Risk Protection Order Act: 

  • Rep. Joel Briscoe, Utah House of Representatives District 25 on a bill he is running, the Extreme Risk Protection Order Act, that if passed into law would allow a court to issue a search warrant if a respondent refuses to surrender firearms and ammunition upon sevice of an order in cases where a protection order has been served to the respondent. 
  • Megan Bellinger, of Action Utah talked about the history of ERPOs that have been passed in other states and the plea to reduce gun violence in Utah 

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Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, 90.9fm KRCL. Tonight's RadioACTive team included:

  • Exec. Producer: Lara Jones
  • Assoc. Producer/Host: Billy Palmer
  • Commuunity Co-Host: Andoni Telonidis
  • Commuunity Co-Host: Katie Kern 
  • Volunteer Producer: Sarah Thacker 

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