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October 14th, 2013

Sarah Palin Returning to Iowa for IFFC Event

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Former Alaska governor and 2008 vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin returns to Iowa in November, has learned. She will seek t the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition’s 13th Annual Friends of the Family Banquet on November 9. Utah Senator Mike Lee is also speaking at the fundraiser.

Sarah Palin has a new book in the works that she is promoting, and will incorporate that into her Iowa visit. IFFC has not officially announced Palin’s appearance yet, but that announcement is expected later today.

The event will be held at the Paul Knapp Learning Center on the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines. Individual tickets for the event are $55 per person, half a table of 5 for $275, or a table of 10 for $500.  You may RSVP now by calling the office at 515-225-1515 or by emailing [email protected].  Contributions can be mailed to the office or made online at

UPDATE   Here is the press release from the IFFC:

The Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition (IA FFC) is pleased to announce that Gov. Sarah Palin will be a featured speaker at their 13th Annual Family Banquet on November 9, 2013 in Des Moines, IA. Steve Scheffler, President of IA FFC stated, “We are thrilled and honored that Gov. Palin has confirmed to address Iowa’s top conservative activists, as we kick off the 2014 election cycle. Without a doubt, her appearance will motivate activists to be involved in grassroots politics here in Iowa that will help turn the tide here in Iowa, by electing more family-friendly public officials at all levels.”

Palin will join Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Phyllis Schlafly, President of Eagle Forum, at the event. Sarah Palin is the former Governor of Alaska and the 2008 Republican Vice-Presidential nominee. She is a #1 New York Times best selling author who’s latest book Good Tidings and Great Joy: Protecting the Heart of Christmas is set for release November 12, 2013.

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Kevin Hall
Kevin Hall brings almost two decades of journalistic experience to TheIowaRepublican. Starting in college as a radio broadcaster, Hall eventually became a television anchor/reporter for stations in North Carolina, Missouri, and Iowa. During the 2007 caucus cycle, Hall changed careers and joined the political realm. He was the northwest Iowa field director for Fred Thompson's presidential campaign. Hall helped Terry Branstad return to the governor's office by organizing southwest Iowa for Branstad's 2010 campaign. Hall serves as a reporter/columnist for

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