[simage=6725,max,n,center,]The Iowa Caucuses are next Tuesday, and Republicans are jockeying for a strong position coming out of Iowa. Many of the candidates have visited Marion County recently. Texas Governor Rick Perry made a stop at Smokey Row in Pella on Wednesday. Last week, Representative Michele Bachmann was in Pella visiting the Christian Opportunity Center, Newt Gingrich was in Knoxville, and Rick Santorum was in Pella at Monarchs restaurant. Santorum is coming to the area again this weekend. He will be at the Sprint Car Hall of Fame in Knoxville at 2:00 PM and at the Pella Public Library at 3:00 PM on Saturday.