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How Pheasant Hunting in Iowa Influences the Republican Primary

Learn how pheasant hunting in Iowa plays an important role in influencing voters in this swing state and across America.

See how pheasant hunting in Iowa may decide who the next presidential hopeful will be for the Republican party in this tight race.

With Republican candidates hunting with Iowa sportsmen the conservationist group, Pheasants Forever, explain how these politicians are positioning themselves to build voter support for their leadership bid.

Watch this report by Daily Vice to find out why every four years politicians descend on Iowa and put a pheasant hunt on their schedule.

The importance of connecting with hunters by Republican leadership hopefuls can not be overstated. This was clearly demonstrated when Ted Cruz went pheasant hunting with Rep King last November and won his support for his run for leadership. Not only did Cruz win that support he made a connection directly with hunters in Iowa and across America, that may play a decisive role in winning.

Hunting plays an important role in determining the future of America and the politicians who genuinely share the same passion as their voters will have a distinct advantage in this close race.

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How Pheasant Hunting in Iowa Influences the Republican Primary