posted on October 4, 2013 04:51 PM
High school football coaches Tom Wilson (Dowling Catholic) and Marv Cook (Iowa City Regina) talk about youth development programs and what is the appropriate age for kids to start playing tackle football.
posted on October 4, 2013 04:47 PM
Dr. Andy Peterson, clinical assistant professor of pediatrics and director of the University of Iowa's sports concussion program, says helmets and other protective gear have no impact on whether an athlete may suffer a concussion. Protective equipment does help prevent death and other injuries,...
posted on October 4, 2013 04:35 PM
Marv Cook, standout University of Iowa and NFL tight end and Iowa City Regina High School football coach, and Dr. Andy Peterson, clinical assistant professor of pediatrics and director of the University of Iowa's sports concussion program, say there's no way to make football 100 percent safe....
posted on October 4, 2013 03:50 PM
Nick Gerhart (Iowa Insurance Commissioner), Dr. Andy McGuire (President and Chief Operating Officer for Meridian Health Plan), and Ken Croken (Vice President, Corporate Communications at Genesis Health) are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. They discuss the Affordable Care Act and its...
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posted on October 4, 2013 03:48 PM
Dr. Andy McGuire, of Meridian Health Plan, and Ken Croken, of Genesis Health System, say Iowa has enough primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, etc. to handle increased demand for care through the Affordable Care Act.
posted on October 4, 2013 03:45 PM
Ken Croken of Genesis Health System says getting more uninsured Iowans signed up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act will help save everybody else money, in part because preventive care is more efficient and effective than emergency care.
posted on October 4, 2013 03:41 PM
Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart explains how the state's new health insurance exchange works under the Affordable Care Act and what options Iowans now have.
posted on September 27, 2013 04:42 PM
A.J. Spiker (Iowa Republican Party Chairman), David Kochel (Republican Strategist), and Steve Scheffler (Republican National Committeeman) are the guests on this edition Iowa Press. They discuss the future of the Iowa Republican Party.
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posted on September 27, 2013 02:50 PM
Republican National Committeeman Steve Scheffler and Republican strategist David Kochel address the question of whether disagreements and deep divisions within the Republican Party of Iowa can be resolved.
posted on September 27, 2013 02:47 PM
Republican National Committeeman Steve Scheffler, strategist David Kochel and Republican Party of Iowa Chairman A.J. Spiker don't see eye to eye on the direction of the party and whether contentious disagreements should be resolved in public or behind closed doors.
posted on September 27, 2013 02:43 PM
Iowa Republicans debate the value of the party welcoming people with moderate positions, such as support of same-sex marriage, versus holding true to the party platform of more conservative Christian values on similar issues.
posted on September 20, 2013 06:30 PM
U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press.
Joining Grassley at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for The Des Moines Register.
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posted on September 20, 2013 01:45 PM
Sen. Chuck Grassley says Congress will avoid a shutdown of the federal government and that the situation is not Armageddon as some politicians are making it out to be.
posted on September 20, 2013 01:44 PM
Sen. Chuck Grassley says President Obama is more likely to negotiate with foreign dictators than with Republicans in Washington.
posted on September 20, 2013 01:43 PM
Sen. Chuck Grassley recently turned 80 years old. He says he plans to seek re-election to the U.S. Senate in 2016. After the show, he explained that Sen. Tom Harkin's decision to retire in 2014 impacted his decision to run again.