Anti-Gun Violence Tour Stopping in Iowa

Tucson, AZ Shooting Survivor Among Guests

Springettsbury, Pa., Police Chief Thomas Hyers holds a bullet at Girard College in Philadelphia, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, after a round table discussion on gun control with Vice President Joe Biden and other elected and law enforcement officials. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)


By Ellen Kurt

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A national bus tour calling for tougher gun laws is making a stop in Iowa.

The "No More Names: National Drive to Reduce Gun Violence" tour will make a stop Wednesday morning in Des Moines.

It includes Carlee Soto, whose sister was killed at the Newtown, Conn. school where 26 children and adults died.

Patricia Maisch also will attend. She survived a mass shooting in Tucson, Ariz., that injured Gabrielle Giffords.

Local officials, including Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie will be also be there.

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