GOP Senate candidate Joni Ernst could become not only the first female senator from Iowa, but also the first female combat veteran elected to Senate.
Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst was on “The Kelly File” tonight where she responded to retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin for saying she is “as good looking as Taylor Swift” and remarking that she sounds nice.
Retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Ia.) raised some eyebrows over the weekend, cautioning voters not to be fooled by State Sen. Joni Ernst (R), saying she's "really attractive" and "sounds nice." Ernst, who leads U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Ia.), by seven points in the latest Des Moines Register poll to fill Harkin's Senate seat.