On Feb. 1, Iowans became the first people in the United States to vote for the candidate they believed should be the next president of the country. As for the Democrats, there were two leaders: Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. On the Republican side, the contest was between the frontrunner Donald Trump, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, and the native of Florida Marco Rubio.
Iowa is the traditional place of the first American caucuses that set the tone for the whole presidential race. The state is considered to be moderately conservative, and the supporters of the Republican Party are voting for conservative members.
For many, the results of the Iowa caucuses were unexpected. Here is everything you should know about it.