Iowa Republican state Sen. Zach Nunn defeated Democrat Rep. Cindy Axne in the Hawkeye State’s Third Congressional District race.
The Associated Press called the race for Nunn at 3:20 p.m. eastern.
Axne being unseated by Nunn means the Hawkeye State is now represented by only Republicans on the federal level. In addition, it is a massive win for the House GOP, as the national party spends a lot of time and money to ensure a win in Iowa’s Third Congressional District.
Following the victory, Nunn stated, “From Day 1, we’ve been a grassroots team of Iowans from all over the district ready to bring our Iowa values to D.C. We’re humbled and honored to have won our mission and are ready to bring change to our country.”
“We didn’t get into this race to win, we got into this race to serve – and after hearing directly from Iowans the last few months, it’s clear we…