Party Chairs

Fallout from the Iowa Senate Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann directs questions regarding the office behavior to Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix and states it would not be tolerated in his office. Iowa Democratic...

Party Chairs

Party Chairman Battle Over State Budget Woe Blame

September 22, 2017 | 2:42 min

Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann defends Gov. Reynolds against attacks from democrats and primary rival Ron Corbett that state budget maneuvers are bad policy. Iowa Democratic Party...

DHS money needs and personnel outsourcing

DHS money needs and personnel outsourcing

September 15, 2017 | 1 min

DHS Director Jerry Foxhoven says the agency may look to bring previously outsourced case worker assignments and funds back to full-time staff. Sen. Matt McCoy says DHS will need “tens of millions” in...

Foxhoven and McCoy disagree over availability of women’s health facilities

Foxhoven and McCoy disagree over availability of women’s health facilities

September 15, 2017 | 2 min

When asked about the availability of women’s health services in Iowa after recent legislation restricting funds to Planned Parenthood facilities, DHS Director Jerry Foxhoven says the services are...

Medicaid uncertainty in Iowa

Medicaid uncertainty in Iowa

September 15, 2017 | 1 min

Both Foxhoven and McCoy discuss the outcome and current status of controversial decisions to privatize Medicaid services in Iowa.