In Iowa's 3rd Congressional district, Democrat Jim Mowrer, an Iraq War veteran, is challenging Republican incumbent David Young, who is trying to win a second term.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with O. Kay Henderson, news director at Radio Iowa, about the race and its importance.
O. Kay Henderson, news director at Radio Iowa. She tweets @okayhenderson.
This article was originally published on August 11, 2016.
This segment aired on August 12, 2016.