GOP SUPPORT: Romney Campaigning For Ernst

Mitt Romney

An Iowa U.S. Senate candidate is getting some campaign help from a major political player.

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is supporting Joni Ernst. Romney will be in Iowa May 30th for events in Cedar Rapids and Davenport.

Ernst is among a crowded field of GOP hopefuls vying to take on Bruce Braley for the Senate seat that will be left open with the retirement of Sen. Tom Harkin.