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Party chairs hint at Caucus results reporting changes

posted on March 27, 2015 03:45 PM

Party chairs hint at Caucus results reporting changes Play Video Republican Party of Iowa Chair Jeff Kaufmann and Iowa Democratic Party Chair Dr. Andy McGuire say they're excited about changes and improvements to the way Iowa Caucus precinct voting results are reported and tabulated. The chairs hinted at an electronic system but declined to provide specific... Watch Story

Is having more presidential candidate forums good or bad?

posted on February 27, 2015 03:03 PM

Is having more presidential candidate forums good or bad? Play Video The Republican National Committee is controlling the number of presidential candidate debates for the 2016 election cycle. As a result, more forums organized by a variety of people and special interest groups are popping up. Our Republican panel talks about whether that's good for vetting... Watch Story

Governor Terry E. Branstad

posted on February 13, 2015 01:24 PM

Governor Terry E. Branstad Play Video Gov. Terry Branstad (R - Des Moines) is our guest on this edition of Iowa Press. We discuss his legislative priorities during his 6th term as Iowa’s chief executive and the political outlook for potential candidates ahead of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses. Joining Governor Branstad at the Iowa Press... Watch Full Episode

Reporters' Roundtable

posted on January 30, 2015 03:13 PM

Reporters' Roundtable Play Video This week’s Iowa Press convenes a roundtable of political journalists to discuss various issues being debated at the Statehouse, as well as the impact of last weekend’s Iowa Freedom Summit on potential presidential candidates. Joining moderator Dean Borg at the Iowa Press table are Kay... Watch Full Episode

Roundtable of Political Journalists

posted on January 23, 2015 03:20 PM

Roundtable of Political Journalists Play Video Dan Balz, chief correspondent for The Washington Post; Roger Simon, chief political columnist for Politico; and John Dickerson, CBS political director and political correspondent for Slate.com are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses the Iowa Freedom Summit and early... Watch Full Episode

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

Former Senator Rick Santorum Talks Politics

posted on March 26, 2014 03:44 PM

Former Senator Rick Santorum Talks Politics Play Video Former Senator Rick Santorum is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The chairman of Patriot Voices and a 2012 Republican presidential candidate will talk about local, national and international political issues, as well as look ahead to the 2016 Iowa Caucuses and the presidential race.... Watch Full Episode

Santorum on Iowa Caucuses: "I don't think there's anything for Iowa to apologize for."

posted on March 26, 2014 02:42 PM

Santorum on Iowa Caucuses: Play Video Fmr. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania) says he doesn't feel ripped off by Iowa or the caucus process after being named runner up on Caucus night, only to be named the winner at a later date after votes were recounted. Santorum says the Iowa Caucuses performed as well as ever and he doesn't... Watch Story

Rep. King says it remains to be seen if Sen. Ted Cruz has staying power

posted on October 25, 2013 12:54 PM

Rep. King says it remains to be seen if Sen. Ted Cruz has staying power Play Video Rep. Steve King says he's had intense one-on-one conversations with Sen. Ted Cruz recently, and he thinks he's a smart, articulate politician. But King says it remains to be seen if Ted Cruz has staying power as a potential 2016 presidential candidate, or if Cruz is just the "flavor of the month." Watch Story

Future of Iowa Caucuses: At the Harkin Institute

posted on December 11, 2012 08:30 AM

Future of Iowa Caucuses: At the Harkin Institute Play Video In the aftermath of the 2012 election cycle, political advisors look towards 2016. The Harkin Institute of Public Policy Lecture Series hosts a panel to discuss the future of the Iowa Caucuses. Panelists are Terry Nelson, JoDee Winterhof, and David Yepsen. Terry Nelson managed John... Watch Full Episode

Reporters Roundtable on the Iowa Caucuses

posted on December 30, 2011 02:09 PM

Reporters Roundtable on the Iowa Caucuses Play Video Jeff Zeleny, National Political Correspondent with the New York Times, John McCormick, National Political Reporter with Bloomberg News, and Jonathan Martin, Senior Political Reporter with POLITICO, join Mike Glover and Kay Henderson for a roundtable discussion of the upcoming Iowa Caucuses.... Watch Full Episode

Charlie Cook at the Harkin Institute

posted on December 5, 2011 02:20 PM

Charlie Cook at the Harkin Institute Play Video Political analyst Charlie Cook is widely regarded as one of the nation's leading authorities on U.S. elections and political trends. He is the editor and publisher of the Cook Political Report and a political analyst for NBC News and National Journal, where he writes a twice-weekly column.... Watch Full Episode

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