Donald Trump and his campaign team are eagerly anticipating the Iowa Caucus tonight, hoping to deliver a knockout blow to the other Republican candidates. The Trump campaign has invested heavily in the state, outspending his competitors in time, money, and resources. Their strategy has been to focus on the rural areas and attract the support of conservative and evangelical voters. Former South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley, and Florida Representative, Ron DeSantis, are two of the leading contenders for the second spot. Haley has been making the rounds in Iowa, touting her experience as Governor, while DeSantis has been touting his credentials as a seasoned conservative. Though Trump is the clear frontrunner in Iowa, the race for second place is tight. One key factor could be the decision of Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds to back Haley. That decision could give Haley a boost and help her to stand out from the other contenders. The other leading contenders for second place are Senator Ted Cruz, former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum, and former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee. All of them have been campaigning heavily in the state, making the race for second place even closer. No matter who comes out on top tonight, the Iowa Caucus is sure to be a crucial moment in the race for the Republican nomination. With the stakes so high, the Trump team will be looking for a powerful statement tonight. We will have to wait and see if they can deliver the knockout punch they are hoping for.