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Hatch says Iowa has lost opportunities under Branstad

posted on June 12, 2014 02:01 PM

Hatch says Iowa has lost opportunities under Branstad Play Video Sen. Jack Hatch, the Democratic candidate for governor, says Iowa is coasting. He says as governor he would focus on four, key areas for the state: education security, energy security, environmental security, and economic and job development security. Watch Story

King proposes runoff election instead of nominating convention

posted on June 6, 2014 02:43 PM

King proposes runoff election instead of nominating convention Play Video Rep. Steve King says he supports the 35% threshold for candidates in a primary election. However, he says if a candidate doesn't reach 35%, he would prefer to see a runoff election between the top two candidates, rather than have the nomination decided by delegates to a convention. Watch Story

U.S. Representative Tom Latham (R-Clive)

posted on December 20, 2013 06:28 PM

U.S. Representative Tom Latham (R-Clive) Play Video U.S. Representative Tom Latham (R-Clive) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Representative Latham discusses his decision to retire from Congress and not seek reelection in 2014. Watch Full Episode

Schweitzer: Public financing of elections could help fix Washington problems

posted on December 19, 2013 02:49 PM

Schweitzer: Public financing of elections could help fix Washington problems Play Video Former Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer, a Democrat, says money from special interests has too much influence on politicians from both parties in Washington. He says public financing of federal elections would be a start to fixing the problem. Watch Story

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