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Grassley’s Folly!

With the Senate set to go back into session in just a few weeks, pressure is mounting on Republican lawmakers to endorse ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ legislation. As you likely know, Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley has already caved under the pressure and has endorsed this proposal in a shocking betrayal that has gun owners seething from Doon to Kalona! Insiders have told us that Grassley came out in favor of

Breaking His Own Rules!

In the wake of President Trump’s recent endorsement of ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ legislation, gun owners across the country are stunned. At the same time, gun rights organizations at the state level across the country are trying to decide how to react. Most will simply fall right into line, afraid of angering state and federal lawmakers who keynote their annual events and make them look good. But gun rights leaders

Senator Grassley Backing ‘Red Flags’ -- Act Now!

By now you know that there is an all-out war coming to Washington, D.C. over ‘Red Flag Gun Confiscation’ legislation, in the wake of the Dayton, OH and El Paso, TX shootings. This fight is coming, and it’s coming fast! In fact, I’m disgusted to have to announce that Iowa Senator Charles Grassley has already endorsed this legislation, which has led to multiple other Republican Senators following suit in the

Announcement This Morning

In light of President Trump’s call for ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ laws, I have now authorized IGO staff to re-launch our ‘Stop Red Flag Gun Seizures’ TV and web ad to run across the state of Iowa. The ad (you can watch below) calls on our Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst to OPPOSE dangerous ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ legislation in the U.S. Senate. We know that Lindsey Graham and

Trump Calls for National ‘Red Flag’ Law – Take Action!

It was hard to watch. In case you missed it, at a press conference earlier this morning, President Trump announced his full support for ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ legislation in the wake of the Texas and Ohio shootings that took place last weekend. This is the very same legislation being pushed by the radical left and weak-kneed moderates in Washington D.C. and state legislature all over the country! And unless

Gun Grabbers Want to Destroy Iowa Gun Owners!

Two years ago, it was then-Public Safety Committee Chairman and State Representative Clel Baudler who tried to shut the doors of Iowa Gun Owners forever with a bogus 47-page ‘ethics charge,’ against me and our wonderful organization. Of course, this complaint was dismissed 6-0 by the bi-partisan House Ethics Committee, as the complaint was absolutely absurd and motivated by Baudler’s personal animus alone. The year before that, some of the

What’s at Stake Here in Iowa...

By now you’ve likely heard about the special deal we are running for the month of July. In celebration of the 4th of July — and the freedoms that we enjoy as Americans — Iowa Gun Owners has put together a special offer for all new or renewed memberships during the month of July! More about that in a moment. First, I wanted to take a moment to let you

Leadership Changes at Iowa Gun Owners

The following was originally published in our annual newsletter. But in case you missed it, we wanted to make sure you were aware of the recent leadership changes at Iowa Gun Owners, after the passing of our Board Chairman. — Aaron It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Board Chairman and founder, Jimmy (Jim) Schwiesow, who died December 19, 2018. At the age of 17,

Stand With Us in Defense of the Second Amendment and Pick Up Free Gear!

“I NEED one of those shirts, my friend just got one in the mail yesterday and said it’s the most comfortable shirt he’s ever had. Send me one!” So said IGO’s newest member when he called our office yesterday looking to pick up his FREE IGO T-Shirt and decal. In case you forgot, in celebration of Independence Day and our freedoms as American citizens, for the entire month of July

Gun Owners Trounce the Des Moines City Council!

Have you ever heard the expression, “You can’t fight city hall?” Well, whomever said that wasn’t a part of the Iowa Gun Owners army — who obliterated a pair of gun control ordinances in the Des Moines City Council last night! Hearing the council members trip over themselves, trying to get away from the pressure of gun owners, was just priceless! “I’m sorry.” “I misspoke.” “This wasn’t my intention.” “We