FiveThirtyEight projection gives Axne slight edge in 3rd District race

The latest projection from a national political forecasting website gives Cindy Axne a slight edge over incumbent David Young in the race for Iowa’s Third Congressional District. FiveThirtyEight.com has released its forecast for all 435 Congressional seats for the November General Election. The forecast for Iowa’s Third Congressional District currently gives Democrat Cindy Axne a two-in-three…

The five most competitive House races in the midterms

We’ve identified the five most competitive House races in the country, and they’re all seats held by Republicans. The races in Iowa, Florida, Texas, California and Maine — all considered true coin flips — will help determine whether Democrats will win control of the House in November, according to conversations with more than a dozen Republican and…

After Two Months of Silence from Republican David Young, Democratic Nominee Cindy Axne Calls On Him to Stop Ducking Debates

(West Des Moines, IA) Two months after winning the Democratic Primary, Cindy Axne today called on Congressman David Young to respond to the numerous debate invitations the candidates have received in the past eight weeks, including requests from KCCI-TV in Des Moines, The Des Moines Register, KETV-TV, and Simpson College. Each outlet has yet to…