Iowa Public Television

 

This Week's Episode

David Young

posted on September 3, 2015 05:26 PM

David Young Play Video On this edition of Iowa Press, first-term Republican Congressman David Young (R-Van Meter) joins us to discuss his first eight months in office representing Iowa’s 3rd District and the important issues facing Congress in the months ahead. Joining Young at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for The Des Moines Register.

Full Episode

Recent Video

Young: Rule of law should mean something

posted on September 3, 2015 05:25 PM

Young: Rule of law should mean something Play Video Rep. David Young (R-Van Meter) says he's sympathetic with the viewpoint of a Kentucky county clerk who refuses to issue same-sex marriage licenses, despite a Supreme Court ruling. Young says the rule of law should still mean something. Watch Story

Young to vote no on Iran deal

posted on September 3, 2015 05:24 PM

Young to vote no on Iran deal Play Video Rep. David Young (R-Van Meter) says he has been skeptical of the Iran deal from the beginning, and he will not vote in favor of it. He says 24 days is a long time for Iran to move around and hide things during inspections. He also says a secret side deal is problematic. Watch Story

Young says he hopes to avoid gov't shutdown

posted on September 3, 2015 05:24 PM

Young says he hopes to avoid gov't shutdown Play Video There are big budget debates looming in Congress in the coming days. Rep. David Young (R-Van Meter) says he thinks Congress will have to pass continuing resolutions, but he says he's hopeful a government shutdown will be avoided. He also says he would like to see money for Planned Parenthood... Watch Story

Sanders on minimum wage and class warfare

posted on September 3, 2015 02:24 PM

Sanders on minimum wage and class warfare Play Video Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) says if someone works 40 hours a week, they should not be living in poverty. As a result, he says the federal minimum wage needs to be raised over several years to a living wage. Watch Story

Sanders on Iran deal: "You give peace a chance"

posted on September 3, 2015 02:21 PM

Sanders on Iran deal: Play Video Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) says he thinks President Obama is doing what he can to make sure Iran does not get a nuclear weapon but doing so without another war. Sanders says many people don't understand the cost of war. Watch Story

Sanders says he'd renegotiate trade agreements

posted on September 3, 2015 02:16 PM

Sanders says he'd renegotiate trade agreements Play Video Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) says most U.S. trade agreements were written by corporate America and Wall Street interests. He says American workers should not have to compete against workers in foreign countries, and trade agreements should demand companies reinvest in the U.S. Watch Story

Senator Bernie Sanders

posted on September 3, 2015 01:29 PM

Senator Bernie Sanders Play Video This week, we kick off a new season of Iowa Press with Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I - Vermont), who joins us to discuss his recent rise in the polls and what’s ahead for his campaign in Iowa. Joining Sanders at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay... Watch Full Episode

Older Episodes »