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Rick Santorum

posted on August 14, 2015 02:53 PM

Rick Santorum Play Video On this edition of Iowa Press, former Senator Rick Santorum (R – Pennsylvania) discusses his pursuit of the republican presidential nomination and his quest to repeat his 2012 Iowa caucus victory. Joining Santorum at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg, James Lynch, political reporter for The Gazette and Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for The Des Moines Register.

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Santorum says he'd close U.S. embassy in Cuba

posted on August 14, 2015 02:09 PM

Santorum says he'd close U.S. embassy in Cuba Play Video Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania), the 2012 Iowa Caucus winner, says the just-opened U.S. embassy in Cuba would close under a Santorum administration. He says diplomatic relations are a danger, and he would not reward a regime that is hurting American interests in Central and South America. Watch Story

Santorum on governing, keeping promises

posted on August 14, 2015 02:07 PM

Santorum on governing, keeping promises Play Video Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania), the 2012 Iowa Caucus winner, says voters accept that politicians can't get everything done that they want once they're elected, but voters get extremely frustrated when elected leaders don't even try. He says voters want Republicans who will put up a... Watch Story

Santorum says he'd support revolution in Iran

posted on August 14, 2015 02:04 PM

Santorum says he'd support revolution in Iran Play Video Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania), the 2012 Iowa Caucus winner, says he doesn't like the proposed Iran deal and would demand more from Iran or else he would reintroduce tough sanctions. He also says as president, he would do a lot to help support insurgents who want to overthrow the... Watch Story

Representative Steve King

posted on August 12, 2015 06:14 PM

Representative Steve King Play Video On this edition of Iowa Press, Representative Steve King (R – Kiron) joins us for a congressional update during the annual August recess and to discuss the 2016 Iowa Caucus campaign. Joining Rep. King at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg, Kay Henderson, news director for Radio... Watch Full Episode

King: USDA wasn't prepared for bird flu

posted on August 12, 2015 06:14 PM

King: USDA wasn't prepared for bird flu Play Video Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) says the USDA did not have a contingency plan in place for responding to a bird flu epidemic as large as there was in Iowa. He says the USDA needs more microbiologists and more studies to learn about the virus and develop plans to respond quickly in the future. Watch Story

King proposes electing Supreme Court justices

posted on August 12, 2015 06:13 PM

King proposes electing Supreme Court justices Play Video Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) says lifetime appointments for Supreme Court justices are coming into question after recent controversial rulings on Obamacare and same-sex marriage. He says he's working to help draft a constitutional amendment that would call for the country to vote to elect Supreme... Watch Story

King: "I surely wouldn't rule out Donald Trump"

posted on August 12, 2015 06:12 PM

King: Play Video Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) says he hasn't decided yet if he will endorse a candidate before the 2016 Iowa Caucuses, but he's not ruling out Donald Trump. King also says Trump would be foolish to rule out a third party run at this point in the campaign. Watch Story

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