|Incumbent||Tom Harkinprofile||GOP Primary|
|Party||Democrat||Jun 03, 2014|
|Years in Senate||29 years||Gen Election|
|Previous Victory||62.7%||Nov 04, 2014|
Iowa is on our 2014 Priority List because it presents conservatives with a potential pick-up opportunity. Incumbent Democratic Senator Tom Harkin is retiring and a strong conservative can win this open seat. President Obama only narrowly won Iowa in 2012 with 52% of the vote.