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Vilsack hopes voters get to know the Clinton he knows

posted on April 10, 2015 06:04 PM

Vilsack hopes voters get to know the Clinton he knows Play Video Sec. Tom Vilsack, the former Iowa governor and current U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, says Hillary Clinton is warm, funny, a good listener and a hard worker, and he hopes her team structures a campaign so people get to know her. "I think if they do, they'll get to like her," he said. Watch Story

Vilsack says he wants to return to Iowa and make contribution

posted on April 10, 2015 06:02 PM

Vilsack says he wants to return to Iowa and make contribution Play Video Sec. Tom Vilsack, a former Iowa governor and current U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, says he definitely wants to come back "home" and contribute in some way after his tenure ends at the USDA. He also says he wants to make sure people better understand the role government plays. Watch Story

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack

posted on April 10, 2015 05:09 PM

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Play Video USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Vilsack responds to questions about his tenure as head of the Agriculture Department and future plans. Joining Vilsack at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and James... Watch Full Episode

Former Maryland Governor O'Malley

posted on April 10, 2015 05:04 PM

Former Maryland Governor O'Malley Play Video Former Governor Martin O’Malley of Maryland is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. O’Malley responds to questions regarding his potential campaign for the Democratic Presidential nomination. Joining O’Malley at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for... Watch Full Episode

O'Malley says some U.S. economic damage is self-inflicted

posted on April 10, 2015 03:22 PM

O'Malley says some U.S. economic damage is self-inflicted Play Video Former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, a Democrat, says Americans need to return to the belief of past generations that the stronger we make the country, the more she can give back to us. He says sequester cuts to the budget present a great threat to the country. Watch Story

O'Malley on Clinton: Robust debate is good for party and country

posted on April 10, 2015 03:22 PM

O'Malley on Clinton: Robust debate is good for party and country Play Video Former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, a Democrat, who is considering a campaign for president, says he believed in 2008 that Hillary Clinton was the best candidate for president. However, he says times have changed and there needs to be a new debate about issues, ideas and leadership to... Watch Story

O'Malley has strong words for Republican Senators who oppose deal with Iran

posted on April 10, 2015 03:21 PM

O'Malley has strong words for Republican Senators who oppose deal with Iran Play Video Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says, "When you hate the president of the United States more than you distrust the Ayatollah, then you probably shouldn't be in the United States Senate." O'Malley says it's easy to be a saber-rattler, but the U.S. is strongest as a country when we're about the... Watch Story

Senator Charles Grassley

posted on April 3, 2015 03:44 PM

Senator Charles Grassley Play Video U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R – New Hartford) is the guest on the next edition of Iowa Press. The program will discuss his work as chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee and campaign plans for the 2016 election. Joining Grassley at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay... Watch Full Episode

Grassley says he's not grooming a successor

posted on April 3, 2015 02:57 PM

Grassley says he's not grooming a successor Play Video Sen. Charles Grassley says he is not grooming someone to run for the Senate and take his seat if/when he decides to retire, unlike Gov. Terry Branstad, who openly says he's grooming Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds to be governor someday. Grassley says it would be an insult to Iowans. Watch Story

Grassley skeptical of Iran deal but withholding judgment

posted on April 3, 2015 02:56 PM

Grassley skeptical of Iran deal but withholding judgment Play Video Sen. Charles Grassley says he is skeptical of a nuclear deal with Iran because the Iranian government has failed to deliver on promises in the past. However, he says he is reserving judgment until he has a chance to see and review all the specifics. Watch Story

Grassley: A governor has better chance in 2016

posted on April 3, 2015 02:55 PM

Grassley: A governor has better chance in 2016 Play Video Sen. Charles Grassley says he thinks a candidate who has experience as a governor, rather than as a member of the U.S. Congress, will have the best shot of being elected president in 2016. He says he doesn't plan to endorse any particular candidate. Watch Story

Iowa Party Chairs

posted on March 27, 2015 04:45 PM

Iowa Party Chairs Play Video Jeff Kaufmann, chair of the Republican Party of Iowa, and Dr. Andy McGuire, chair of the Iowa Democratic Party, are the guests on the this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses how each party is organizing and preparing for the 2016 Iowa Caucuses. Joining Kaufmann and McGuire at the Iowa... Watch Full Episode

Party chairs on Grassley 2016 and the candidate "benches"

posted on March 27, 2015 03:55 PM

Party chairs on Grassley 2016 and the candidate Play Video Iowa Democratic Party Chair Dr. Andy McGuire says her party won't give Sen. Chuck Grassley a free pass to re-election, but no candidate has formally stepped forward yet. Republican Party of Iowa Chair Jeff Kaufmann says he predicts Grassley will earn support from 25% of Democrats and is a... Watch Story

Kaufmann: Reasonable Republicans can disagree on gas tax

posted on March 27, 2015 03:52 PM

Kaufmann: Reasonable Republicans can disagree on gas tax Play Video Republican Party of Iowa Chair Jeff Kaufmann says there are disagreements among conservative Republicans over the passage of a gas tax increase this legislative session. He says he doesn't know if the issue might lead to incumbents facing primary opponents in 2016, but he says if that does... Watch Story

McGuire: We've got to rebuild some of our grassroots

posted on March 27, 2015 03:49 PM

McGuire: We've got to rebuild some of our grassroots Play Video Iowa Democratic Party Chair Dr. Andy McGuire says she doesn't think her party has done enough in rural Iowa. She says she thinks rural Iowans are excited to get involved, and she'll lead a grassroots rebuilding effort. Watch Story
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