I maim defenseless animals. Vote for me.

Iowa. They do things a little differently.

…her experience castrating hogs on a farm makes her ready to cut pork spending in Washington D.C.

“I’m Joni Ernst. I grew up castrating hogs on an Iowa farm so when I get to Washington, I’ll know how to cut pork,” state Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) said in the ad, titled “Squeal.”

The ad, released Tuesday, features Ernst describing her conservative bona fides. A few clips in the ad are of pigs in a barn.

Been awhile since I’ve mangled one of these. This one was too good to pass up:

She certainly isn’t lacking for confidence, is she?