The last round of primary elections until August was held on Tuesday. Most of the matchups for the November midterm elections are set, including Iowa's contests. In a surprise victory this weekend, delegates to the third district Republican convention, chose David Young, former Chief of Staff for Senator Charles Grassley, as their nominee. That despite his fifth place finish in June 3rd voting. Host Ben Kieffer talks with Tim Hagle, Associate Professor of Political Science at University of Iowa and Chris Larimer, Associate Professor of Political Science at University of Northern Iowa ab
Some Iowa Republicans in the business world are criticizing their party’s 4th district Congressman Steve King for his role in the federal government shutdown. But even before the showdown in Washington, there was talk of mounting a primary challenge against the six-term incumbent.