Severe Weather Alert Follow Us On Twitter #KCRGWX

Winter Weather Alert Follow Us On Twitter #KCRGWX

Current Alerts

Current Alerts Click to learn more

X Close

Live Scoreboard

Total Yards:
Passing Yards:
Rushing Yards:

Total Yards:
Passing Yards:
Rushing Yards:

Game Highlights

Scoreboard refreshes every five minutes
Click Here for our Friday Night Lights live stream and game chat

Swipe left and right to view more scores

Scores refresh every five minutes. View more scores

Republican Steve King Nearing Decision on Iowa Senate Race

-->
  • Video
  • Photo
Video player is loading
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa Republican Steve King says he is nearing a decision on whether to seek the U.S. Senate seat held by retiring Democrat Tom Harkin, but does not know today whether he will run.

Appearing on Iowa Public Television's "Iowa Press," the six-term U.S. House member from Kiron said: "I need to get a decision made fairly quickly."

King says he is reviewing polling data he says will help him decide. The outspoken western Iowa conservative has been urbed by Republicans, including Gov. Terry Branstad, to forgo a 2014 bid, and run in 2016, in the event six-term Republican Sen. Charles Grassley retires.

Democratic Congressman Bruce Braley of Waterloo is his party's only candidate for Senate. Harkin, first elected in 1984, said in January he would not seek a sixth term.