David Yepsen, Panelist
David Yepsen is a Political Columnist for the Des Moines Register, and is widely recognized as an expert on the Iowa Political scene. As a political writer for 30-years, Yepsen has covered campaigns and elections in Iowa, and the legislative business at the Iowa General Assembly, as well. Additionally, in the arena of presidential politics, Yepsen has come to be known for his expertise on the Iowa Caucus, and is a frequent contributor on national news-interviews programs. Yepsen's widely read column appears three times weekly in the Des Moines Register. Yepsen has been an IOWA PRESS regular for over 25-years. Yepsen has a Bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, and a Master's degree in Public Administration from Drake University. Additionally, Yepsen was awarded a fellowship in 1989 from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.