Congressman Walks Out of KCRG Interview

By Chris Ariens 

With congress in recess this week, hundreds of U.S. representatives have returned to their home districts. And for many republicans who voted for the health care bill, they are not getting a warm welcome.

Rep. Rod Blum, who represents Iowa’s 1st Congressional District, sat down with–then got up from–an interview with KCRG reporter Josh Scheinblum Monday.

Blum was preparing to take part in a town hall in Dubuque, and had agreed to the interview with Scheinblum, but the congressman took offence to a question about whether he would take donations from a republican in another district. WATCH: