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2010 Episodes

Republican Activist Bob Vander Plaats (December 31, 2010 - #3817)

The former candidate for Governor discusses his efforts to impact the judicial system in Iowa. Joining Vander Plaats are moderator Dean Borg;... (27:49) Read Transcript

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack (December 24, 2010 - #3816)

The former Governor of Iowa discusses the business of the USDA, the new Farm Bill, ethanol and bio-diesel fuels and revitalization of rural... Read Transcript

Governor Chet Culver Discusses His Tenure (December 17, 2010 - #3815)

Governor Chet Culver (D-West Des Moines) is completing his four-year term in office. He discusses his tenure, the future of the state, and his... (28:46) Read Transcript

Dave Roederer, New Head of the Iowa Department of Management (December 10, 2010 - #3814)

Dave Roederer serves as chairman of Governor-elect Branstad’s transition team, and has been selected to lead the Iowa Department of Management.... (27:49) Read Transcript

Doug Gross (R-Des Moines) and State Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) (December 3, 2010 - #3813)

Doug Gross (R-Des Moines) and State Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) discuss the party political strategies, priorities, and agendas following... (27:46) Read Transcript

Reporters Roundtable (November 26, 2010 - #3812)

Iowa Press features a roundtable discussion among statehouse reporters Mike Glover, Kay Henderson, James Lynch and Kathie Obradovich. TThey discuss... (28:47) Read Transcript

State Rep. Kraig Paulsen on the Upcoming Legislative Session (November 19, 2010 - #3811)

State Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha), the incoming Speaker of the Iowa House of Representatives, will discuss the upcoming legislative... (27:46) Read Transcript

Senator Mike Gronstal on the Upcoming Legislative Session (November 12, 2010 - #3810)

State Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) is the guest on the next Iowa Press. Gronstal is majority leader in the Iowa Senate, and he’ll... (27:47) Read Transcript

Governor-elect Terry Branstad (November 5, 2010 - #3809)

Governor-elect Terry Branstad (R-Boone) discusses the 2010 election, as well as his agenda and priorities for the 84th General Assembly. Joining... (27:46) Read Transcript

Judicial Retention in Iowa (October 29, 2010 - #3808)

Mark McCormick and Bob Vander Plaats are the guests on the next Iowa Press. Mark McCormick, a former Iowa Supreme Court Justice and Bob Vander... (27:46) Read Transcript

The 2010 General Election - State Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) and State Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha) (October 22, 2010 - #3807)

State Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs), Majority Leader in the Iowa Senate, and State Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha), Minority Leader in... (27:47) Read Transcript

3rd Congressional District Contenders Boswell and Zaun (October 15, 2010 - #3806)

Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-Des Moines) and Brad Zaun (R-Urbandale) are the major party contenders in Iowa’s third congressional district. Joining... (27:45) Read Transcript

1st Congressional District Contenders Braley and Lange (October 8, 2010 - #3805)

Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) and Ben Lange (R-Independence) are the major party contenders in Iowa’s first congressional district. Joining... (27:45) Read Transcript

Matt Campbell (D-Manning), 5th Congressional District Candidate (October 1, 2010 - #3804)

Matt Campbell (D-Manning) is the Democratic Party nominee for Iowa’s fifth congressional district, and he discusses the prevailing issues in the... (27:48) Read Transcript

2nd Congressional District Contenders Loebsack and Miller-Meeks (September 24, 2010 - #3803)

Rep. Dave Loebsack (D-Mount Vernon) and Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-Ottumwa), the major party contenders in Iowa’s second congressional... (27:45) Read Transcript

4th Congressional District Contenders Latham and Maske (September 17, 2010 - #3802)

Rep. Tom Latham (R-Ames) and Bill Maske (D-Truro), the major party contenders in Iowa’s fourth congressional district, join moderator Dean Borg,... (28:10) Read Transcript

Charles Grassley (R-New Hartford) and Roxanne Conlin (D-Des Moines) (September 10, 2010 - #3801)

Sen. Charles Grassley (R-New Hartford) is seeking re-election as Iowa’s senior senator, and Roxanne Conlin (D-Des Moines) hopes to unseat him in... (27:47) Read Transcript

Michael Mauro, Secretary of State and Tom Miller, Attorney General (July 2, 2010 - #3743)

Michael Mauro (D-Des Moines) and Tom Miller (D-Des Moines), respectively Iowa’s Secretary of State and Attorney General, talk with moderator Dean... (27:45) Read Transcript

Matt Schultz (R-Council Bluffs) and Brenna Findley (R-Dexter): Candidates for Secretary of State and Attorney General (June 25, 2010 - #3742)

Iowa Press features a discussion with two Republican candidates for statewide office. Matt Schultz (R-Council Bluffs) is running for Secretary of... (27:45) Read Transcript

Reporters Roundtable: Campaign 2010 (June 18, 2010 - #3741)

Iowa Press features a roundtable discussion among statehouse reporters Mike Glover, Kay Henderson, James Lynch and Kathie Obradovich. They focus... (27:45) Read Transcript

Terry Branstad, Republican Nominee for Governor (June 11, 2010 - #3740)

Terry Branstad, the 2010 Republican nominee for governor, discusses the general election season of 2010 and his campaign against current Gov. Chet... (27:47) Read Transcript

Michael Kiernan and Matt Strawn on the Primary Elections (June 4, 2010 - #3739)

Michael Kiernan, chairman of the Iowa Democratic Party, and Matt Strawn, chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa, discuss the upcoming primary... (27:46) Read Transcript

Iowa Democratic Candidates for the U.S. Senate (May 28, 2010 - #3738)

The three candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for United States Senate are the guests on a one-hour edition of Iowa Press. Roxanne Conlin... (57:53) Read Transcript

Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) and Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha), Iowa Legislative Leaders (May 21, 2010 - #3737)

Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs), majority leader in the Iowa Senate, and Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha), minority leader in the Iowa House,... (27:45) Read Transcript

Iowa Governor Chet Culver (D-West Des Moines) on Iowa Politics (May 14, 2010 - #3736)

Iowa Governor Chet Culver (D-West Des Moines) discusses Iowa policy and politics. Joining Culver at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg,... (27:44) Read Transcript

Iowa Political Activists Jerry Crawford (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross (R-Des Moines) (May 7, 2010 - #3735)

Political activists Jerry Crawford (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross (R-Des Moines) discuss the issues and campaigns of the 2010 election cycle in... (27:44) Read Transcript

Dr. Neil Harl Discusses the Economy (April 30, 2010 - #3734)

Dr. Neil Harl, a scholar and professor at Iowa State University with expertise in rural economics, discusses the current state of the national and... (27:45) Read Transcript

Bob Vander Plaats (R-Sioux City) Republican Candidate (April 23, 2010 - #3733)

Business consultant Bob Vander Plaats (R-Sioux City), a candidate for the Republican nomination for governor, discusses the June 8 primary election.... (27:46) Read Transcript

State Rep. Rod Roberts (R-Carroll) Republican Candidate (April 16, 2010 - #3732)

State Rep. Rod Roberts (R-Carroll) is a candidate for the Republican nomination for governor and he discusses the campaign leading up to the June 8... (27:48) Read Transcript

Terry Branstad (R-Des Moines) Republican Candidate (April 9, 2010 - #3731)

Terry Branstad (R-Des Moines), candidate for the Republican nomination for governor, is guest on the next Iowa Press. A former governor of Iowa,... (27:55) Read Transcript

Mayors Ron Corbett and Frank Cownie (April 2, 2010 - #3730)

Mayor Ron Corbett (R-Cedar Rapids) and Mayor Frank Cownie (D-Des Moines) discuss the current urban budget crunch and the management of Iowa’s two... (27:44) Read Transcript

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller (D-Des Moines) (March 26, 2010 - #3729)

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller (D-Des Moines) discusses the work of the Attorney General’s office in this legislative and election season.... (27:43) Read Transcript

Reporters Roundtable: Campaigns and Legislation (March 19, 2010 - #3728)

Iowa Press features a roundtable discussion among statehouse reporters Mike Glover, Kay Henderson, James Lynch and Kathie Obradovich. They... (24:45) Read Transcript

Sen. Mike Gronstal Discusses the 2010 Legislative Session (March 12, 2010 - #3727)

Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) is the majority leader in the Iowa Senate. He discusses the final weeks of the 2010 legislative session, set... (24:44) Read Transcript

Iowa’s Economic Trends (March 5, 2010 - #3726)

Dr. Ernie Goss and Dr. Charles Whiteman are the guests on this episode of Iowa Press. Dr. Goss is an economist with Creighton University, and Dr.... (27:44) Read Transcript

Iowa House Leaders Discuss the 2010 Legislative Session (February 26, 2010 - #3725)

State Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) and State Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha) are the guests on the next Iowa Press. McCarthy is majority... (27:47) Read Transcript

Republican Party Politics (February 19, 2010 - #3724)

Steve Scheffler and Doug Gross are the guests on this episode of Iowa Press. Scheffler is a member of the Republican National Committee and the... (27:47) Read Transcript

Same-Sex Marriage in Iowa (February 12, 2010 - #3723)

Former legislator Danny Carroll, who now chairs the Iowa Family Policy Center, and Brad Clark, campaign manager for “One Iowa,” a leading advocacy... (27:46) Read Transcript

Rep. Mary Mascher & Rep. Doug Struyk on State Government Reorganization (February 5, 2010 - #3722)

Rep. Mary Mascher (D-Iowa City) and Rep. Doug Struyk (R-Council Bluffs) are the guests on Iowa Press. Mascher is chairwoman of the House State... (27:45) Read Transcript

Bill Northey on Agricultural & Rural Issues Facing Congress (January 29, 2010 - #3721)

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey (R-Spirit Lake) discusses agricultural and rural issues facing the 2010 Iowa legislature and the... (27:47) Read Transcript

State Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D - Des Moines) on the 2010 Legislative Session (January 22, 2010 - #3720)

State Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D - Des Moines) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. McCarthy is majority leader of the Iowa House of... (27:45) Read Transcript

Governor Chet Culver on the State Budget (January 15, 2010 - #3719)

Governor Chet Culver (D-West Des Moines) is the guest on this episode of Iowa Press. Culver discusses the state's ongoing budget situation, as... (27:45) Read Transcript

State Sen. Mike Gronstal on the State Budget (January 8, 2010 - #3718)

State Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs), majority leader for the Iowa Senate, discusses the ongoing budget situation and the agenda for the 2010... (27:47) Read Transcript

U.S. Rep. Steve King Discusses Health Care Reform in Congress (January 1, 2010 - #3717)

U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) represents Iowa's 5th Congressional District. He discusses health care reform efforts in Congress, as well as other... (27:47) Read Transcript

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