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Some Iowa History and a Challenge

Some Iowa History and a Challenge

Do you remember how that at this time twelve years ago we Iowans who value our Second Amendment rights were anxiously awaiting the New Year? January 1, 2011 was the effective date of the new “shall issue” law on Iowa Permits to Carry Weapons. The law removed the ability of county sheriffs to arbitrarily deny or revoke permits or to place their own restrictions on them.

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Warrior Wednesday with Chuck Haggard

Warrior Wednesday with Chuck Haggard

Chuck Haggard is known as the Legendary Lawman.  With more than three decades of very active service in Topeka, Kansas, Haggard has become the “go-to” guy nationwide for training on less-than-lethal tools, including pepper spray, Tasers, and impact weapons.

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9/11 Then and Now

9/11 Then and Now

9/11/2001 wasn’t that long ago.  …And what remains?  I can remember where I was when I learned.  I can recall how I felt.  I recollect some of the conversations I had with strangers, for I was traveling that week just over two decades ago.  I won’t forget the surge of patriotism and unity we experienced as a nation, as we were clad with the cloak of what appeared to be righteousness, if even for a short time.

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