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Ben Carson: Where Does He Stand on Your Gun Rights?

As you may have heard, recent polling shows that Ben Carson is currently in 2nd place here in Iowa if the caucuses were held today. Whenever a new poll comes out, our office gets flooded with calls, emails, and Facebook messages from gun owners in Iowa wanting to know here the candidates stand – it’s no different in the case of Ben Carson. Here’s what we know. Every candidate on

Chris Christie's "Epic Meltdown" when confronted by gun owner in Iowa

For the last week, NJ Governor Chris Christie has been running scared. Christie, easily the most radically anti-gun candidate seeking the GOP nomination in the 2016 presidential cycle, is trying his best to hide, downplay, or flat out lie about his war on the Second Amendment. And he’s counting on gun owners in Iowa to accept his deceit – and give him the boost he needs to move onto the

A 20 Year Career Spent Attacking Your Gun Rights!

Moments ago, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie threw his hat into the ring as a Republican contender for the Republican nomination to be president of the United States. Of course, these days it seems like everyone wants to be President, as we now have approximately 20 declared or undeclared candidates seeking your support in the upcoming Iowa Caucuses. As Iowa’s largest and only No-Compromise gun rights organization, Iowa Gun Owners

Why Did Bloomberg Give Lindsey Graham $250,000?

It’s that season of politics again – when you can hardly go out to eat at a Pizza Ranch without bumping into a Republican Presidential contender seeking your vote and support in our first-in-the-nation caucuses that are scheduled to be held next February. As Iowans, we have a special role to play in determining what candidates emerge as viable contenders for the national stage. As Iowa’s largest gun rights organization,

Senate Vote Coming Very Soon on Loretta Lynch!

As soon as today, the US Senate could be voting on whether or not to approve Loretta Lynch as your next Attorney General. This is a battle that has been dragging on for months and it’s reaching a fevered pitch. Of course, all gun owners know about the virtual non-stop litany of 2nd Amendment related abuses that have been foisted upon the country by current Attorney General Eric Holder. Whether

Come Meet Dudley Brown in Des Moines!

Please see the important message below from my good friend Dudley Brown, President of the National Association for Gun Rights, about his upcoming trip to Des Moines this Wednesday! Dudley will be in town holding a press conference discussing the US Senate race between Joni Ernst and Bruce Braley that has garnered so much national attention. Please make some time to come to this event – details below! For Freedom,

Bruce Braley v Joni Ernst on Your Gun Rights!

As last weekend’s “Iowa Poll” indicates, the race to see who will be Iowa’s next United States Senator is going to come down to the wire as this race is locked in a virtual dead heat with less than 1% separating the candidates from each other. As one Iowa political commentator told us recently, “This is one of the closest races I’ve ever seen…It’s simply too close to call.” That’s

Law Abiding Gun Owner Facing 10 Years in Prison - Take Action!

Imagine getting a call in the middle of the night from your 27 year old daughter, who tearfully told you that she’d mistakenly carried her concealed firearm into Illinois as she traveled with her children to go visit a friend, and had been arrested for it! As she sat in the Illinois State Police holding cell the details poured out: it was late, she was traveling on I-74 through Peoria,

WANTED: Candidate Survey from Mark Jacobs and Joni Ernst!

Things are heating up all over the state right now as the June 3rd primary is getting closer and most every candidate is trying to claim the most aggressive stance on the 2nd Amendment. We’ve recently reported on the results of our survey program in the 1st and 2nd Congressional Districts and if you missed it you can read it here. For our coverage on the 3rd Congressional District, follow

Who's Standing up for Gun Rights in Congressional 1 and 2?

“As Iowa’s largest and only ‘No Compromise’ gun rights organization, Iowa Gun Owners has been working around the clock to survey all the candidates seeking elected office here in Iowa at the state level. We’ll be issuing a detailed report on the upcoming state primary races shortly. At the same time, Iowa Gun Owners has partnered with the National Association for Gun Rights to pursue candidate surveys from candidates seeking