08/26/2014 10:47 am ET Updated Aug 26, 2014

Joni Ernst's Role In Sex Assault Case Questioned

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In recent days, Iowa Senate hopeful Joni Ernst has pitched herself as a leader-in-waiting on the hot-button issue of sexual assault in the military, telling Time that she experienced harassment firsthand while serving and calling for investigations into sexual misconduct to be removed from the chain of command.

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