Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds intent come out on top in Iowa’s gubernatorial race, holding off a challenge from Popular businessman Fred Hubbell, NBC News projects.
Reynolds ran on a campaign posted on job growth and a strong economy seen during her time in office.
Tuesday’s oppose was the first time voters elected Reynolds as governor. She replaced past Gov. Terry Branstad last year when he became U.S. ambassador to China.
Along with the gubernatorial sluice, Iowa also hosted a couple critical House races on Tuesday.