Notes from middleland: Iowa and the Republicans No. 2 Guns, Guts, Gory

Daniel Mollenkamp AKRON — Over the weekend, several Republicans made their way to Hole ‘N the Wall Lodge, in northwest Iowa, for the eighth annual “Bud Day” pheasant hunt hosted by Congressman Steve King (R-IA). The hunt raises money for King’s campaign fund. The scene might have been ripped from an NRA advertising campaign. Pheasants,…