Caffeinated Thoughts had the chance to catch up with Congressman Rod Blum (R-Iowa) at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday.  We discussed his already announced challenger in Iowa’s First Congressional District as Monica Vernon already threw her hat into the ring.  Blum discussed the Pain-Capable Abortion Ban fiasco, and he gives some advice to prospective 2016 candidates.

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