Lange http://iowapublicradio.org en Bruce Braley and Ben Lange debate on IPR http://iowapublicradio.org/post/bruce-braley-and-ben-lange-debate-ipr <div><p>The candidates in the race for Iowa’s first congressional district met for their first debate of the campaign&nbsp;Wednesday afternoon. Iowa Public Radio’s Pat Blank reports the two are far apart on most issues..</p><p></p></div> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 22:26:36 +0000 Pat Blank 9207 at http://iowapublicradio.org Bruce Braley and Ben Lange debate on IPR Ben Lange and Rod Blum both hope to represent GOP in 1st District Congressional race http://iowapublicradio.org/post/ben-lange-and-rod-blum-both-hope-represent-gop-1st-district-congressional-race <p style="margin-left: 0.5in;">In next Tuesday&rsquo;s primary election, two Republicans are seeking the party&rsquo;s First District Congressional nomination. Independence attorney Ben Lange and Dubuque businessman Rod Blum are campaigning for a chance at denying incumbent&nbsp; Democrat Bruce Braley a fourth term representing the newly-configured northeast Iowa district.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 20:12:40 +0000 Dean Borg 2412 at http://iowapublicradio.org Ben Lange and Rod Blum both hope to represent GOP in 1st District Congressional race