Leonard Boswell http://iowapublicradio.org en Latham Stays, Boswell's Out http://iowapublicradio.org/post/latham-stays-boswells-out <p></p><p></p><p>With two elder statesmen going head to head in Iowa’s third Congressional district, it was a given that Iowa would lose an incumbent. Iowa Public Radio’s Sandhya Dirks reports that democratic Congressmen Leonard Boswell’s concession to Republican opponent Tom Latham was also a retirement speech.</p><p>It may have been a night of disappointment at Republican headquarters in Des Moines… but there was a bright spot. Tom Latham will be returning to Congress for a tenth term…</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 09:55:34 +0000 Sandhya Dirks 10393 at http://iowapublicradio.org Latham Stays, Boswell's Out Christie Vilsack and Leonard Boswell http://iowapublicradio.org/post/christie-vilsack-and-leonard-boswell <P>This election season we’ve invited all of the Republican and Democratic candidates vying to represent Iowa four new congressional districts to share their views. Host Ben Kieffer talks with Christie Vilsack,&nbsp;who&nbsp;is&nbsp;challenging Republican Congressman Steve King in Iowa’s new 4th district.</P> <P>Then Ben talks&nbsp;with&nbsp;incumbent Democrat Leonard Boswell who is facing Tom Latham in Iowa’s new 3<SUP>rd</SUP> district.</P> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 18:17:05 +0000 Ben Kieffer 9950 at http://iowapublicradio.org Christie Vilsack and Leonard Boswell Tom Latham and Leonard Boswell square off in Council Bluffs http://iowapublicradio.org/post/tom-latham-and-leonard-boswell-square-council-bluffs <p>Redistricting has pitted long term congressmen Republican Tom Latham and Democrat Leonard Boswell against each other in a tight race for Iowa’s 3<sup>rd</sup> district. As Iowa Public Radio’s Sandhya Dirks reports, the Congressmen are trying to convince Iowan’s to send them back to Washington. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 15:34:16 +0000 Sandhya Dirks 9298 at http://iowapublicradio.org Tom Latham and Leonard Boswell square off in Council Bluffs