AMES: 11,000 Have Voted As Of 2:00 p.m.


The Iowa Republican Party has informed the presidential campaign that approximately 11,000 GOPers voted in the straw poll as of 2:00 p.m..

That would suggest that turnout might not meet the expectation of the state party.

Voting closes at 6:00 pm CST.

We'll know the results at 7:00 pm ET.