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How Will the Iraq War Affect Races for Congress?

By Chad Pergram

Washington, DC – Republican Utah Senator Orrin Hatch and all three of Utah's House members stand for re-election this fall. President Bush's flagging poll numbers on Iraq are exciting Democrats as the midterm elections creep closer. Experts believe Democrats could make gains in both the House and the Senate, but it's doubtful the president's vulnerability could have much of an impact here in Utah. Chad Pergram examines the influence of the war at the ballot box.

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