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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Thu Feb 7, 2013 03:14 PM CST

Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King isn't going to let GOP kingmakers in Washington possibly push him out of a race for U.S. Senate.

With Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin retiring, Iowa will its first open race for a U.S. Senate seat since 1974. The New York Times reported earlier this week that Republicans such as Karl Rove are creating a new group, the Conservative Victory Project, specifically to target fellow Republicans in the primaries.

Over the last two election cycles, the GOP has lost Senate races in states such as Missouri, Indiana, Nevada and Delaware due to the "wrong candidates" being ...

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