Sen. Liz Mathis won't run for U.S. Congress
Sen. Liz Mathis
Posted: Monday, April 8, 2013 12:00 am
DES MOINES — Iowa State Sen. Liz Mathis announced Saturday that she will not seek the congressional seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley, who is running for the U.S. Senate.
Mathis, a Democrat from Robins, said she seriously considered a bid for Iowa's 1st Congressional District but decided instead to focus on her work in the State Senate and her family.
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Monday, April 8, 2013 12:00 am.