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T. Boone Pickens

posted on January 24, 2014 04:54 PM

T. Boone Pickens Play Video Wealthy oil and gas magnate T. Boone Pickens is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses energy issues, politics and sports. Joining Pickens at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and James Lynch, political reporter for The... Watch Full Episode

T. Boone Pickens says he supports any American source of alternative energy, including ethanol

posted on January 24, 2014 02:32 PM

T. Boone Pickens says he supports any American source of alternative energy, including ethanol Play Video T. Boone Pickens, the wealthy oil and gas magnate and creator of the Pickens Plan on energy, says he has no vested interest in ethanol, because he's not in the ethanol business, and he doesn't consider it to be competition. He says he understands ethanol issues, and he's supportive of any American... Watch Story

Vilsack says strong renewable fuel standard is needed

posted on November 8, 2013 03:21 PM

Vilsack says strong renewable fuel standard is needed Play Video U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says there is a need for a strong renewable fuel standard, in part because the oil industry has done a good job of helping make it difficult for some consumers to have access to ethanol. Watch Story

Vilsack says ethanol distribution needs improvement

posted on November 8, 2013 03:18 PM

Vilsack says ethanol distribution needs improvement Play Video USDA Sec. Tom Vilsack says the ethanol industry is bumping up against a blend wall. He says the focus should not be so much on renewable fuel standard numbers, but more on how we can provide more, and better, distribution systems to get ethanol to all consumers across the country. Watch Story

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich

posted on March 25, 2011 04:15 PM

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich Play Video Newt Gingrich (R-GA) is a former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and a potential candidate for the Republican nomination for president. Joining Gingrich at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay... Watch Full Episode

Senator Tom Harkin Discusses the 112th Congress

posted on February 4, 2011 02:27 PM

Senator Tom Harkin Discusses the 112th Congress Play Video Senator Tom Harkin (D-Cumming) discusses the work of the 112th Congress. Joining Harkin are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa. Watch Full Episode

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack

posted on December 23, 2010 01:47 PM

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack Play Video The former Governor of Iowa discusses the business of the USDA, the new Farm Bill, ethanol and bio-diesel fuels and revitalization of rural America. Joining Vilsack are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio... Watch Full Episode

1st Congressional District Contenders Braley and Lange

posted on October 8, 2010 01:43 PM

1st Congressional District Contenders Braley and Lange Play Video Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) and Ben Lange (R-Independence) are the major party contenders in Iowa’s first congressional district. Joining Braley and Lange at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg, of Iowa Public Radio; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press;... Watch Full Episode

Matt Campbell (D-Manning), 5th Congressional District Candidate

posted on October 1, 2010 02:08 PM

Matt Campbell (D-Manning), 5th Congressional District Candidate Play Video Matt Campbell (D-Manning) is the Democratic Party nominee for Iowa’s fifth congressional district, and he discusses the prevailing issues in the 2010 campaign. Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) seeks re-election to Congress from Iowa’s fifth district; he declined Iowa Public Television’s invitation to... Watch Full Episode

Dr. Neil Harl Discusses the Economy

posted on April 30, 2010 09:15 AM

Dr. Neil Harl Discusses the Economy Play Video Dr. Neil Harl, a scholar and professor at Iowa State University with expertise in rural economics, discusses the current state of the national and local economies. Joining Harl at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg, of Iowa Public Radio; Mike Glover, senior legislative and political... Watch Full Episode

John McCain on Ethanol Policy

posted on June 4, 2008 08:00 AM

John McCain on Ethanol Policy Play Video Sen. John McCain talks about his opposition to subsidies, including subsidies for ethanol production. Watch Story

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