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Money in Congressional Politics

posted on October 11, 2013 04:17 PM

Money in Congressional Politics Play Video Neal Smith discusses the growth in campaign money. Jim Leach criticizes time spent raising money and not legislating. Both blame campaign finances, in part, on government shutdown. Watch Story

At what age should kids start playing tackle football?

posted on October 4, 2013 04:51 PM

At what age should kids start playing tackle football? Play Video 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. Watch Story

Doctor says protective gear doesn't prevent concussions

posted on October 4, 2013 04:47 PM

Doctor says protective gear doesn't prevent concussions Play Video 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,... Watch Story

Can football be completely safe and still be football?

posted on October 4, 2013 04:35 PM

Can football be completely safe and still be football? Play Video 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.... Watch Story

Affordable Care Act | Nick Gerhart, Dr. Andy McGuire, and Ken Croken

posted on October 4, 2013 03:50 PM

Affordable Care Act | Nick Gerhart, Dr. Andy McGuire, and Ken Croken Play Video 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... Watch Full Episode

Can healthcare providers handle increased demand?

posted on October 4, 2013 03:48 PM

Can healthcare providers handle increased demand? Play Video 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. Watch Story

Affordable Care Act will create efficiencies

posted on October 4, 2013 03:45 PM

Affordable Care Act will create efficiencies Play Video 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. Watch Story

How Iowa's new health insurance exchange works

posted on October 4, 2013 03:41 PM

How Iowa's new health insurance exchange works Play Video 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. Watch Story

A.J. Spiker (R), David Kochel (R), and Steve Scheffler (R)

posted on September 27, 2013 04:42 PM

A.J. Spiker (R), David Kochel (R), and Steve Scheffler (R) Play Video 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. Watch Full Episode

Can Republican Party of Iowa divisions be fixed?

posted on September 27, 2013 02:50 PM

Can Republican Party of Iowa divisions be fixed? Play Video 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. Watch Story

Iowa Republicans disagree on direction of state party

posted on September 27, 2013 02:47 PM

Iowa Republicans disagree on direction of state party Play Video 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. Watch Story

Republican dilemma: Big tent vs. core principles?

posted on September 27, 2013 02:43 PM

Republican dilemma: Big tent vs. core principles? Play Video 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. Watch Story

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R)

posted on September 20, 2013 06:30 PM

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R) Play Video 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. The second set of the... Watch Full Episode

Sen. Grassley on government shutdown

posted on September 20, 2013 01:45 PM

Sen. Grassley on government shutdown Play Video 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. Watch Story

Sen. Grassley says Obama doesn't negotiate with Congress

posted on September 20, 2013 01:44 PM

Sen. Grassley says Obama doesn't negotiate with Congress Play Video Sen. Chuck Grassley says President Obama is more likely to negotiate with foreign dictators than with Republicans in Washington. Watch Story
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