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Sen. Tom Harkin doesn't know where name of famed 'steak fry' came from

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Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets,Joe Biden,Iowa,2016 Elections
The first Harkin steak fry was held in 1972 when Tom Harkin was in his initial race for the House. Just 20 people showed up to talk politics. About 10 years later, the steak fry became a regular political extravaganza, serving up beef and potential presidential candidates in what has become a required stop leading to the Iowa presidential caucuses. In 1991, Harkin used it to announce his own...