As a state Senator, Staci Appel sponsored bills that addressed the issues women care about.
US House of Representatives
Iowa, 3rd District
This former state Senator, businesswoman and mother of six made her mark in the legislature with a string of bills addressing issues that women care about: including education, health, and voting rights.
She is trying to unseat a 10-term Republican with a Tea Party voting record, in a district that has nearly half-Democratic. Her primary opponent is a political newcomer.