Republican In-Fighting Undermines Effort To Oust Mike Gronstal

Three¬†candidates are running in the Republican primary in Council Bluffs to take on Democratic Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal. Among them are Dan Dawson, the preferred candidate of Republican leadership, Al Ringgenberg, the 2012 nominee, and Mark Hansen, a business owner and Republican activist. Things between the top two candidates – Dawson and Ringgenberg – have gotten a bit… testy. Dawson’s campaigns have sent¬†out a number of mailers to the district during the primary, some of which take direct aim at Ringgenberg. One forwarded on to Starting Line criticizes his previous failure in his run against Gronstal in 2012. That […]