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2016 Iowa Caucuses

posted on May 29, 2015 04:45 PM

2016 Iowa Caucuses Play Video Former Republican Party of Iowa chairman Matt Strawn and Iowa Democratic Party activist Jerry Crawford are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses the latest political developments ahead of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses. Joining the guests at the Iowa Press table are... Watch Full Episode

Strawn: Early debate plans are "of great concern"

posted on May 29, 2015 03:19 PM

Strawn: Early debate plans are Play Video Former Republican Party of Iowa Chair Matt Strawn says the criteria and formats being talked about for Republican presidential candidate debates should be troubling to Iowans. He says it essentially allows network executives to winnow the field of candidates, rather than voters, and it... Watch Story

Strawn: There will be an Iowa Straw Poll

posted on May 29, 2015 03:16 PM

Strawn: There will be an Iowa Straw Poll Play Video Former Republican Party of Iowa Chair Matt Strawn says there will be an Iowa Straw Poll on August 8, and presidential candidates will attend. He says it's a risk-reward strategy consideration for candidates right now, but that it's a great opportunity for new candidates like Ted Cruz to plant... Watch Story

Crawford on Clinton: She'll keep Iowa first

posted on May 29, 2015 03:12 PM

Crawford on Clinton: She'll keep Iowa first Play Video Democratic Party activist and Hillary Clinton supporter Jerry Crawford says if Hillary Clinton is elected president, she would support the Iowa Caucuses remaining first-in-the-nation. He also said Clinton is enjoying her early campaign strategy of small roundtable discussions with select Iowans,... Watch Story

Avian Flu Impact

posted on May 22, 2015 05:26 PM

Avian Flu Impact Play Video Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey, Iowa State University Egg Industry Center Director Hongwei Xin and Iowa Poultry Association Executive Director Randy Olson are the guests on the next edition of Iowa Press. The program will discuss the impact of avian flu on Iowa’s farm sector. Joining the... Watch Full Episode

Governor Bobby Jindal

posted on May 15, 2015 07:57 PM

Governor Bobby Jindal Play Video Governor Bobby Jindal, (R – Louisiana) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses his two-term tenure as Louisiana Governor and his potential pursuit of the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination. Joining Gov. Jindal at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay... Watch Full Episode

Jindal: Republicans need to offer smart solutions

posted on May 15, 2015 07:55 PM

Jindal: Republicans need to offer smart solutions Play Video Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Republican who is considering running for president, made headlines after the 2012 election when he said the GOP should stop being the party of stupid. Jindal says Republicans simply can't be anti-Obama; they have to offer smart solutions. He says he's the only... Watch Story

Jindal: "I don't trust this president" with trade authority

posted on May 15, 2015 07:52 PM

Jindal: Play Video Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who is considering running for the Republican presidential nomination, says he supports free trade, but he opposes fast track trade negotiating authority because of this particular president. He says he doesn't trust President Obama and Congress needs to maintain... Watch Story

Jindal on Iraq invasion and war decisions

posted on May 15, 2015 07:49 PM

Jindal on Iraq invasion and war decisions Play Video Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who is considering running for the Republican nomination for president, says he would have authorized going into Iraq after 9/11, given the same intelligence available at the time. However, he says President Obama mishandled the management of the war. Watch Story

Senator Joni Ernst

posted on May 8, 2015 04:12 PM

Senator Joni Ernst Play Video U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R – Red Oak) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses her first six months as Iowa’s newly elected U.S. Senator. Joining Sen. Ernst at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie... Watch Full Episode

Ernst says she'll retire from Iowa National Guard

posted on May 8, 2015 03:19 PM

Ernst says she'll retire from Iowa National Guard Play Video Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Red Oak) says she will retire from her position with the Iowa National Guard within the next year. She says her job as U.S. Senator requires a lot of time, and she enjoys time with family. Watch Story

Ernst says Rubio can ride on her motorcycle

posted on May 8, 2015 03:18 PM

Ernst says Rubio can ride on her motorcycle Play Video Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Red Oak) says there will probably only be a few Republican presidential candidates who will take part in the ride portion of her first annual Roast and Ride event in June. She says she's received a commitment from Gov. Scott Walker, and she offered Sen. Marco Rubio the option of... Watch Story

Ernst says she'll work with anyone, voted opposite Grassley on Iran bill

posted on May 8, 2015 03:17 PM

Ernst says she'll work with anyone, voted opposite Grassley on Iran bill Play Video Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Red Oak) says she's willing to work with any Senator to pass good legislation, citing a couple bills she has already co-sponsored with Democrats. She says she has a close working relationship with Sen. Charles Grassley, but that doesn't mean she always agrees with him. She voted... Watch Story

Iowa Mayors

posted on May 1, 2015 04:53 PM

Iowa Mayors Play Video This week’s Iowa Press convenes a roundtable of three mayors from across Iowa. The guests include Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett, Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie and Council Bluffs Mayor Matt Walsh. This program discusses issues confronting their municipalities in the eastern, central and western... Watch Full Episode

Mayors say body cameras for police may be needed

posted on May 1, 2015 03:48 PM

Mayors say body cameras for police may be needed Play Video Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie and Council Bluffs Mayor Matt Walsh say their cities and police departments have talked about body cameras for police officers. The mayors say the cameras have safety benefits for the officers, the accused offenders and the public. Watch Story
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