Brendan Smialowski, Agence France-Presse
37, Iowa — 1, R
A former news reporter, award winning journalist and mother of two sons, in 2017 she was the first woman to represent Iowa’s 67th district in the state legislature.
Prior to serving in the Iowa House, Ashley was a reporter for KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids where she earned recognition as a two-time Midwest regional Emmy award as an RTDNA Health Reporting Fellow and a Waypoint Tribute to Women Honoree.
Photo: Cornell Capa, JFK Library
42, Florida — 19, R