Retired naval admiral, Michael Franken, to run for Grassley’s Senate seat
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - A retired naval admiral says he is running for Chuck Grassley’s seat in the U.S. Senate.
Democrat and Sioux City-native, Michael Franken made the announcement on his Twitter on Thursday.
He was the runner-up to Theresa Greenfield in the Democratic primary against Republican Senator Joni Ernst last year.
Franken is running for the seat Grassley has held since 1981.
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