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Harkin on Iraq war: "Worst vote I ever cast in my life."

posted on December 5, 2014 04:00 PM

Harkin on Iraq war: Play Video Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Cumming) says foreign relations are much more complicated for the U.S. today than when he first went to Congress in the early 1970s. He says the country has a long road ahead to get out from under the mistake made in Iraq and how we deal with the Middle East. Watch Story

The Futures of the Iowa Republican and Democratic Parties

posted on November 26, 2014 03:26 PM

The Futures of the Iowa Republican and Democratic Parties Play Video Des Moines attorney and former Republican Gubernatorial candidate Doug Gross and former Iowa state director for Obama 2012 and Secretary of State candidate Brad Anderson are the guests on the next edition of Iowa Press. The program will discuss the political futures of the Iowa Republican and... Watch Full Episode

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

Anderson on Democrats' up-and-coming leaders, need for vision

posted on November 26, 2014 01:37 PM

Anderson on Democrats' up-and-coming leaders, need for vision Play Video Democratic insider Brad Anderson says there are up-and-coming leaders in the Iowa Democratic Party, such as Nathan Blake, Ravi Patel, Janet Peterson, Liz Mathis and others nobody is even thinking about right now. However, he stresses the importance for Democrats to have a vision and be able to... Watch Story

Congressman-elect David Young

posted on November 21, 2014 04:14 PM

Congressman-elect David Young Play Video Iowa 3rd District Congressman-elect David Young (R – Van Meter) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Young just returned from Washington, D.C., where he attended orientation for new members of Congress. The program will discuss his election victory, upcoming first term in the U.S. House of... Watch Full Episode

Young on his House Appropriations Committee assignment

posted on November 21, 2014 02:34 PM

Young on his House Appropriations Committee assignment Play Video Congressman-elect David Young was able to secure an appointment to the powerful House Appropriations Committee. Young says he doesn't want a government shutdown. He says he wants to see appropriations bills move through the committee process and to the House floor in a timely manner so funding... Watch Story

Young on opportunities to compromise in D.C.

posted on November 21, 2014 02:32 PM

Young on opportunities to compromise in D.C. Play Video Congressman-elect David Young says he wants to govern, and he's willing to work with others in Congress and whoever is president in order to accomplish things in Washington. He says he hopes there is opportunity in the next two years to find common ground on tax reform, the Keystone XL Pipeline... Watch Story

Young on President Obama's executive action on immigration

posted on November 21, 2014 02:29 PM

Young on President Obama's executive action on immigration Play Video Congressman-elect David Young (R - Van Meter) says he's disappointed that President Barack Obama is taking executive action on certain immigration issues. He says he believes there is potential compromise in the next Congress, and the foremost important issue is securing the border. Watch Story

2014 Election Outcomes

posted on November 7, 2014 05:55 PM

2014 Election Outcomes Play Video Republican strategist David Kochel and Democratic strategist Jeff Link are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program will discuss the outcome of the 2014 midterm elections and the path forward for their respective political parties. Joining Kochel and Link at the Iowa Press table... Watch Full Episode

Ernst vs. Braley: Was race won on personality or substance?

posted on November 7, 2014 05:53 PM

Ernst vs. Braley: Was race won on personality or substance? Play Video Braley was tied to dislike for Washington. Ernst made a splash with an ad during the primary about castrating hogs. Democratic strategist Jeff Link says the Braley campaign strategy was low risk, and it turns out they needed to take some big risks to have a chance to win. Republican strategist... Watch Story

Who's on the Democrats' bench?

posted on November 7, 2014 05:52 PM

Who's on the Democrats' bench? Play Video Democratic strategist Jeff Link says the Democrats have several bright, young people who are in good positions to run for higher offices in the future. Republican strategist Dave Kochel says Republicans have had a lot of work to do to reach more younger voters, more minorities and more... Watch Story

Did Republicans erase Democrats' traditional advantage with early voting?

posted on November 7, 2014 03:51 PM

Did Republicans erase Democrats' traditional advantage with early voting? Play Video Democratic strategist Jeff Link says it's clear that a lot of Democrats stayed home in 2014 and didn't vote. Part of the reason was a failure in messaging. Republican strategist Dave Kochel says even though Republicans did well in early voting in 2014, they still have a lot of work to do, and... Watch Story

Election Day

posted on October 31, 2014 03:51 PM

Election Day Play Video David Andersen, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Iowa State University and Dr. Christopher Budzisz, Loras College Associate Professor of Politics and Director of the Loras College Poll, are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses the 2014 election on Tuesday,... Watch Full Episode

The impact of social media and Web ads on political campaigns

posted on October 31, 2014 03:10 PM

The impact of social media and Web ads on political campaigns Play Video Political science professors Dave Andersen and Chris Budzisz explain how campaigns are using more and more social media and Web ads to reach supporters and potential voters, in addition to the traditional broadcast television commercials. They say sophisticated campaigns are harnessing the power... Watch Story
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