Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus

  • October 2013 MN Gun Owners PAC Founded
  • December 2015 MN Gun Owners Caucus Founded
  • co-founder Bryan Strawser is Chairman, President, & Executive Director
  • co-founder Rob Doar is Vice President & Political Director 
  • a grassroots organization dedicated to protecting and advancing the right of citizens to keep and bear arms
  • non-profit
  • December 2015 – 501(c)(4) social welfare non-profit organization
  • Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus is an affiliate of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA).

PO Box 131718
Saint Paul, MN


Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus & PAC

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USA Clay Target League

started in 2001

 “Safety, Fun, Marksmanship – In that order.”


  •  USA Clay Target League
  • 2008 Minnesota State High School Clay Target League
  • 2012 USA High School Clay Target
  • 2014 the MNSHSCTL Championship was the largest shooting event in the world
  •  2018, nearly 26,000 students on over 800 teams in 20 states were participating
  • http://usacollegeclaytarget.com/about-us/history/

USA College Clay Target League

  •  2018 Minnesota College Athletic Conference

 USA High School Clay Target

  • started in 2012
  • largest youth clay target shooting program in the world
  • over 32,000 participants yearly
  • Five students is the minimum number for a team (no maximum number)
  • Each team competes in their own conference with teams of similar team member size
  • one of the largest sports in Minnesota High Schools

USA Clay Target League
990 Lone Oak Road, Suite 120
Eagan, MN 55121


DPMS Panther Arms

founded  in 1985

Defense Procurement Manufacturing Services (DPMS)

  • 1985 founded in Osseo, Minnesota
    manufactured M203, M14 and M16 parts
    U.S. military contracts
  • 1990s moved  to Becker, Minnesota
  • 2004 moved to St. Cloud, Minnesota
  • 2004–2007 doubled its revenue & size
  • 2007 named one of The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal’s
    “50 fastest-growing privately held companies”
  • December 14, 2007 purchased by Freedom Group
  • 2014 production moved to Remington’s facility in Huntsville, Alabama

DPMS Panther Arms
Huntsville, Alabama


Magnum Research

founded in 1979
Minnesota, Pennsylvania

  • 1979 Magnum Research’s founders, Jim Skildum and John Risdall in Pillager, MN
  • January 1983 filed a US patent for a gas-actuated pistol
  • 1985 – 1995 pistols were manufactured by Israel Military Industries (IMI)
  • 1995 – 1998  manufactured by Saco Defense in Saco, Maine
  • 1998 – 2009 manufactured by Israel again
    – 2005 IMI was privatized and renamed Israel Weapon Industries (IWI)
  • 2009 manufactured in Pillager, Minnesota
  • June 2010 purchased by Kahr Arms

Magnum Research
12602 33rd Avenue SW
Pillager, MN 56473