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The Washington Times: Cruz, Carson, Perry, Palin, Huckabee, DeMint in Iowa: A conservative antidote to the White House

It is the conservative antidote to President Obama’s upcoming State of the Union address and ongoing legacy building. That would be the inaugural Iowa Freedom Summit later this month, which now bristles with an expanding roster of conservatives, some with

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Des Moines Register: Jim DeMint will attend Steve King’s Iowa Freedom Summit

The latest addition to the Iowa Freedom Summit on Jan. 24 is former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint. DeMint, now president of the the Heritage Foundation, joins a daylong talkathon that already includes outgoing Texas Gov. Rick Perry; New Jersey Gov.

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Hot Air: Steve King’s Freedom Summit – The latest GOP litmus test

Iowa’s Republican Rep. Steve King has always been a controversial figure, a condition he earned as a result of his penchant for saying controversial things. The supposed toxicity of associating with him, however, has been absurdly overstated by members of

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Des Moines Register: Texas Gov. Rick Perry to attend Iowa Freedom Summit

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will be attending a conservative multi-candidate forum hosted by Iowa congressman Steve King. Read more at The Des Moines Register here.

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AP: Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin to appear at a conservative event in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa — Sarah Palin will appear at a conservative event in Iowa in January. Congressman Steve King and Citizens United President David Bossie announced Monday that the 2008 vice presidential candidate will participate in the “Iowa Freedom Summit.”

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Des Moines Register: Sarah Palin to return to Iowa for summit

Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin will take part in the Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines on Jan. 24. The inaugural event is being held by Citizens United and Congressman Steve King. The summit will serve as a

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The Hill: Ben Carson to join ’16 hopefuls in Iowa

Dr. Ben Carson will join fellow Republican presidential hopefuls in Iowa next month at a “Freedom Summit,” a chance for the former neurosurgeon to display his presidential chops in the early caucus state. The Jan. 24 event, co-hosted by conservative

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Des Moines Register: Newt Gingrich returning to Iowa

Newt Gingrich will be coming to Iowa next month to talk about great dangers facing the country, he told The Des Moines Register Wednesday afternoon. Gingrich, a former U.S. House speaker who is now a CNN political commentator, will be

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Storm Lake Pilot Tribune: King plans for conservative Freedom Summit

U.S. Rep Steve King, along with Citizens United, says the first Iowa Freedom Summit to be held Saturday, January 24, 2015. Confirmed speakers for the Summit include Senator Ted Cruz, Governor Mike Huckabee, Senator Rick Santorum, Senator Mike Lee, Representative

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Caffeinated Thoughts: Steve King Announces Iowa Freedom Summit

(Des Moines, IA) Congressman Steve King, along with Citizens United, announces the first Iowa Freedom Summit to be held Saturday, January 24, 2015. Confirmed speakers for the Summit include Senator Ted Cruz, Governor Mike Huckabee, Senator Rick Santorum, Senator Mike

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