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Sanders: Must transform energy system

posted on March 23, 2015 10:47 AM

Sanders: Must transform energy system Play Video Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders says he's not a fan of more and more oil production and the U.S. needs more sustainable energy. He applauds Iowa's growth in wind production, but he says he needs to look at ethanol a little more closely. He says his concern is that ethanol drives up food... Watch Story

Sanders: "If I run for president, I want to do it well."

posted on March 23, 2015 10:47 AM

Sanders: Play Video Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders says he needs a strong grassroots movement among people in all 50 states in order to have the support necessary for a viable presidential run. He acknowledges that it's difficult for an independent to do, but he says government has to start working for... Watch Story

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders

posted on March 23, 2015 10:47 AM

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders Play Video Senator Bernie Sanders (I – Vermont), who is considered a potential presidential candidate for 2016, is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses Sen. Sanders’ political future, as well as some of the financial and environmental issues about which he’s passionate and... Watch Full Episode

Representative Tom Latham

posted on March 23, 2015 10:47 AM

Representative Tom Latham Play Video Representative Tom Latham (R – Clive) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses Rep. Latham’s 20-year career representing the 3rd, 4th and 5th congressional districts as he concludes his last term in the U.S. House of Representatives. Joining Latham at the Iowa Press... Watch Full Episode

Iowa Democrats Talk Caucus Campaigns

posted on March 20, 2015 03:42 PM

Iowa Democrats Talk Caucus Campaigns Play Video Bonnie Campbell, LPCA Public Strategies partner and former Iowa Attorney General; Jerry Crawford, attorney and Midwest co-chair of Hillary Clinton’s 2008 presidential campaign; and Jessica Vanden Berg, political strategist and former staffer for Rep. Leonard Boswell, the Iowa Democratic Party and... Watch Full Episode

Is Hillary Clinton's gender a campaign asset?

posted on March 20, 2015 02:05 PM

Is Hillary Clinton's gender a campaign asset? Play Video Jerry Crawford says Hillary Clinton recently gave a speech about bridging party gaps in Washington and focusing on middle ground, and he says he thinks she's uniquely suited to do that, in part, because she's a woman. Bonnie Campbell says Clinton is the most qualified person for president, and her... Watch Story

Iowa Democratic candidates for 2016 races

posted on March 20, 2015 02:03 PM

Iowa Democratic candidates for 2016 races Play Video Jerry Crawford says the 1st and 3rd Congressional Districts will probably get the most attention in 2016, and he thinks Monica Vernon has the upper hand for the Democratic nomination in the 1st District. In the 3rd, he says it's a matter of who can win Polk County big. Crawford says Sen. Chuck... Watch Story

When will Hillary Clinton announce she's running?

posted on March 20, 2015 01:59 PM

When will Hillary Clinton announce she's running? Play Video Hillary Clinton supporters Bonnie Campbell and Jerry Crawford say they expect a formal campaign announcement from Clinton in April. Democratic strategist Jessica Vanden Berg says frustrated Democrats are ready for a forward-thinking campaign to launch and a candidate with a vision. Watch Story

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

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

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

Regents Funding Model for Iowa Private Colleges

posted on February 20, 2015 03:26 PM

Regents Funding Model for Iowa Private Colleges Play Video Jeffrey Bullock, president of the University of Dubuque in Dubuque; Kent Henning, president of Grand View University in Des Moines; and Mark Putnam, president of Central College in Pella are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses concerns over the new Regents funding... Watch Full Episode

Alternatives to traditional classroom education now offered at Iowa's private colleges

posted on February 20, 2015 02:43 PM

Alternatives to traditional classroom education now offered at Iowa's private colleges Play Video With online education becoming more and more popular, the 21st century model of higher education is much different than traditional campus education. Central College, Grand View University, and University of Dubuque are starting to offer the online classroom experience, but have yet to fully... Watch Story

Does the closing of AIB signal concern with other private colleges?

posted on February 20, 2015 02:37 PM

Does the closing of AIB signal concern with other private colleges? Play Video The closing of the American Institute of Business in Des Moines came as a surprise to many in the higher education community. President's Mark Putnam, Jeffrey Bullock, and Kent Henning discuss what keeps their institutions from incurring the same fate. Watch Story
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