There was a special election in Iowa last week and it was a big one.
Not only did the Republican candidate win, he won with 60 percent of the vote, in a district that Democrats have held since 1992.
If you’re wondering why the media has pretty much ignored this story, the reasons should be obvious.
Life News reports:
Republican Flips Iowa House Seat That Democrats Have Held Since 1992
For the second time in a little over a month, Republicans won a competitive race when GOPer Jon Dunwell defeated Democrat Steve Mullan in a special election. The last time Republicans held the seat was 1992.
According to the Jasper County Auditor’s Office, Dunwell led Mullan Tuesday night winning 2,820 (59.81 percent) to 1,890 (40.08 percent), a difference of 930 votes.
Tuesday’s result were nearly completely flipped from 2018 with Democrat Breckenridge secured 58.7% of the vote to the Republican candidate’s 41.2%.
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds called the special election when then-Rep. Wes Breckenridge stepped down after taking a job at the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy…
Top party officials quickly congratulated Dunwell, a pastor and financial services representative
“Iowans have spoken loud and clear in these last two special elections about the direction we are taking the state,” Gov. Reynolds said in a statement.
“Jon has flipped a seat held by Democrats for decades,” House Speaker Pat Grassley, R-New Hartford, said in a statement. “This is further confirmation that Iowans are resoundingly rejecting the liberal policies coming from D.C. and influencing the Democratic Party in Iowa.”
Dunwell appeared on FOX News to discuss his victory.
This is great news for conservatives.
BREAKING REPORT: GOP flips Iowa state House seat…
Jon Dunwell [R] is the second Republican to win a formerly Democratic-held legislative seat since President Biden took office..
— Chuck Callesto (@ChuckCallesto) October 13, 2021
This is the way things are headed.
2022 is going to be a good year for the right.