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Iowa Republicans Talk Caucus Campaigns & Gas Tax

posted on February 27, 2015 04:21 PM

Iowa Republicans Talk Caucus Campaigns & Gas Tax Play Video Steve Scheffler, Iowa National Republican Committeeman; Craig Robinson, editor of TheIowaRepublican.com; and Doug Gross, a former Iowa Republican gubernatorial nominee, are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses early maneuvering among Republican presidential hopefuls in... Watch Full Episode

Who gets blamed for problems at new Fort Madison prison?

posted on February 27, 2015 03:02 PM

Who gets blamed for problems at new Fort Madison prison? Play Video Republican Doug Gross says the buck ultimately stops with the governor. However, he says a big problem with the prison was the project labor agreement under Gov. Chet Culver, so that's a legacy problem for Culver. Gross says Branstad will ultimately be judged on how he deals with the problems. Watch Story

Is there political fallout for passing gas tax?

posted on February 27, 2015 03:00 PM

Is there political fallout for passing gas tax? Play Video The Iowa legislature swiftly passed, and Governor Terry Branstad quickly signed into law, a 10 cent increase in the state's gas tax. Republicans Doug Gross and Steve Scheffler don't believe elected officials will pay a political price for voting for the gas tax, while Craig Robinson says it's... Watch Story

Gross: Reynolds must begin separating herself from Branstad

posted on November 26, 2014 01:45 PM

Gross: Reynolds must begin separating herself from Branstad Play Video Republican insider Doug Gross says if Kim Reynolds wants to run for governor in the future, she needs to start putting together her own team and step away from Gov. Terry Branstad to do more things on her own. Watch Story

How do Iowans ensure Caucuses remain first in the nation?

posted on November 26, 2014 01:40 PM

How do Iowans ensure Caucuses remain first in the nation? Play Video Republican insider Doug Gross says Iowa has one more chance to get it right, or the state may not go first in 2020. He says getting the vote count correct is crucial. Democratic insider Brad Anderson agrees on integrity of the results, and he also says the parties need to modernize the process... Watch Story

Iowa Press U.S. Republican Senate Candidate Debate Recap

posted on April 25, 2014 04:09 PM

Iowa Press U.S. Republican Senate Candidate Debate Recap Play Video Danny Carroll, Chair of the Republican Party of Iowa; Doug Gross, Des Moines Attorney & former Republican Gubernatorial candidate; and Craig Robinson, Editor of TheIowaRepublican.com website are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. They discuss the Iowa Press: U.S. Republican Senate Candidate... Watch Full Episode

Debate over Republican Party of Iowa leadership

posted on April 25, 2014 02:31 PM

Debate over Republican Party of Iowa leadership Play Video Craig Robinson says the best thing for the Republican Party of Iowa is to stop the infighting and focus on winning elections. Doug Gross says Republicans need a fusion leader who can build a coalition among groups within the party. Danny Carroll, the interim state GOP chair, says he thinks he... Watch Story

Gross: Branstad needs to improve his governance of the state

posted on April 25, 2014 02:29 PM

Gross: Branstad needs to improve his governance of the state Play Video Republican Doug Gross, a former chief of staff under Gov. Terry Branstad, says there's a question of whether or not Branstad has appropriate control and management of state government. Watch Story

Iowa's ongoing political developments looking toward 2014

posted on November 27, 2013 04:30 PM

Iowa's ongoing political developments looking toward 2014 Play Video Political strategists Doug Gross and Jeff Link are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The discussion includes a look at ongoing political developments throughout Iowa looking toward 2014. Joining Gross and Link at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news... Watch Full Episode

Gross: Vander Plaats wouldn't necessarily win Senate nomination, if he runs

posted on November 27, 2013 02:59 PM

Gross: Vander Plaats wouldn't necessarily win Senate nomination, if he runs Play Video Republican strategist Doug Gross says recent polling shows Bob Vander Plaats would not be a lock for the Republican nomination if he decides to jump in the 2014 U.S. Senate race. Gross says the race is still unformed, and primary candidates will have to raise a lot of money and develop a good... Watch Story

Link, Gross on the effect of Obamacare in 2014

posted on November 27, 2013 02:56 PM

Link, Gross on the effect of Obamacare in 2014 Play Video How much of a factor could Obamacare be in the 2014 election? Democratic strategist Jeff Link says once problems with the rocky start are fixed, people will come to like the law. Republican strategist Doug Gross says it's the gift that keeps on giving, and the problems with the law will be... Watch Story

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross (R-Des Moines)

posted on April 12, 2013 12:00 AM

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross (R-Des Moines) Play Video Recent political developments in Iowa are the focus of this edition of Iowa Press. Program guests are Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross (R-Des Moines). McCarthy is the minority leader of the Iowa House of Representatives, and Gross is an Iowa political activist and former... Watch Full Episode

Republicans Doug Gross, Craig Robinson, and Tamara Scott

posted on November 16, 2012 05:36 PM

Republicans Doug Gross, Craig Robinson, and Tamara Scott Play Video Doug Gross, Craig Robinson, and Tamara Scott are the guests on this episode Iowa Press. Gross is a former Republican gubernatorial candidate, Robinson is the editor of "The Iowa Republican," and Scott is the Iowa committeewoman for the RNC. They discuss what’s next for the Republican Party in... Watch Full Episode

Republicans Doug Gross, Craig Robinson & Bill Schickel

posted on May 4, 2012 02:11 PM

Republicans Doug Gross, Craig Robinson & Bill Schickel Play Video Doug Gross, Iowa Republican political strategist and 2002 gubernatorial candidate; Craig Robinson, editor of TheIowaRepublican.com; and Bill Schickel, co-chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa discuss the future of the Republican Party in Iowa and the Iowa caucus process. Joining Gross,... Watch Full Episode

Republican Party Politics in Iowa

posted on December 23, 2011 03:07 PM

Republican Party Politics in Iowa Play Video Two Republican Party operatives, Doug Gross and Steve Scheffler, discuss the Iowa Caucus campaign and the Republican Party in Iowa. Joining Gross and Scheffler at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay... Watch Full Episode
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