- The transportation infrastructure in Iowa is in terrible shape. Rebuilding, redesigning, and rethinking transportation in the state and nation could be improved by upgrading and adding to rail transportation for freight and passenger service.
- One locomotive pulling ninety rail cars is far more efficient than having tractor-trailors destroy highways and using far more fuel than one rail engine. While some land would necessarily be impacted, enhanced railroads would reduce polution while providing public transportation & freight hauling.
- Eliminate lead shot for hunting
- Lead fragments spilled or in the carcass of a dead animal can be harmful to animals eating carcasses