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J.D. Scholten, Democrat, challenges Steve King, Iowa congressman

Aug 06, 2019 - The Washington Times

Democrat J.D. Scholten announced Monday he is running to unseat Rep. Steve King in Iowa's 4th Congressional District after putting up a stronger than expected challenge last year.

Mr. Scholten, a former professional baseball player, made the announcement in a dramatic video narrated by actor Kevin Costner.

"This time, we're going to get the job done," Mr. Scholten said in a statement. "Too many Iowan families feel like they're getting kicked in the dirt, suffering from an economy an...