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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

Sen. Grassley says he'll seek re-election

posted on September 20, 2013 01:43 PM

Sen. Grassley says he'll seek re-election Play Video 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. Watch Story

Rep. Dave Loebsack (D – Iowa City)

posted on September 13, 2013 03:14 PM

Rep. Dave Loebsack (D – Iowa City) Play Video U.S. Representative Dave Loebsack (D – Iowa City) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. This week’s episode marks the start of the 42nd season of the weekly public affairs series. Rep. Loebsack, a member of the Armed Services Committee, will discuss the ongoing Washington debate over a... Watch Full Episode

Rep. Loebsack on U.S. action in Syria

posted on September 13, 2013 12:19 PM

Rep. Loebsack on U.S. action in Syria Play Video Rep. Dave Loebsack says he must be convinced that military action in Syria is in our national interest before he would support it. He also addresses the question of whether the United States should have a goal to remove Assad from power. Watch Story

Rep. Loebsack: No clear Obama doctrine

posted on September 13, 2013 12:16 PM

Rep. Loebsack: No clear Obama doctrine Play Video Rep. Dave Loebsack says there is no identifiable Obama doctrine regarding foreign policy that can be equally compared to President Bush's foreign policy and actions. Watch Story

Rep. Loebsack not focused on 2014 election

posted on September 13, 2013 12:14 PM

Rep. Loebsack not focused on 2014 election Play Video Rep. Dave Loebsack says he's not thinking at all about the 2014 election right now. He also responds to the question of whether President Obama might be a drag on Democrats at the polls. Watch Story

Rep. Loebsack: Farm Bill needs action

posted on September 13, 2013 12:11 PM

Rep. Loebsack: Farm Bill needs action Play Video Rep. Dave Loebsack discusses the importance of the farm bill and it's uncertain future given the focus on Syria and upcoming continuing resolution debate. Watch Story

Reporters' Roundtable

posted on June 14, 2013 11:12 AM

Reporters' Roundtable Play Video Iowa Press concludes this season with a reporters' roundtable recap of 2013 to date and a preview of the political months ahead. Dean Borg is the host-moderator alongside reporters Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for the Des Moines... Watch Full Episode

Gov. Terry Branstad

posted on June 7, 2013 11:19 AM

Gov. Terry Branstad Play Video Gov. Terry Branstad (R – Des Moines) discusses the 2013 Iowa legislative session and his priorities for the state moving forward. Joining Branstad at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for The... Watch Full Episode

Iowa Legislative Leaders, Rep. Kraig Paulsen & Sen. Mike Gronstal

posted on May 31, 2013 11:25 AM

Iowa Legislative Leaders, Rep. Kraig Paulsen & Sen. Mike Gronstal Play Video Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha) and Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) are the guests on this episode of Iowa Press. Paulsen, speaker of the Iowa House of Representatives, and Gronstal, majority leader of the Iowa Senate, discuss the just-completed 2013 legislative session and Iowa’s political... Watch Full Episode

U.S. Rep. Tom Latham on Immigration and Agriculture

posted on May 24, 2013 11:27 AM

U.S. Rep. Tom Latham on Immigration and Agriculture Play Video U.S. Rep. Tom Latham (R-Clive) discusses the status of legislation on immigration and agriculture, as well as a series of high-profile investigations in Washington, D.C. Joining Latham at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie... Watch Full Episode

Election Politics in Iowa

posted on May 10, 2013 11:33 AM

Election Politics in Iowa Play Video In the first segment of this Iowa Press, Democratic strategist Jeff Link and Republican strategist David Kochel discuss the latest on the Iowa political scene, looking ahead to the 2014 elections and beyond. Joining Link and Kochel at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay... Watch Full Episode

Sec. Bill Northey, Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa & Mary Cownie

posted on May 3, 2013 11:36 AM

Sec. Bill Northey, Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa & Mary Cownie Play Video In the first segment of this Iowa Press, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey will discuss Iowa agriculture and politics in the state of Iowa. The second segment of this program features Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa (R-Council Bluffs), and Mary Cownie, director of the Iowa Department of Cultural... Watch Full Episode

Medicaid Expansion in Iowa

posted on April 26, 2013 11:40 AM

Medicaid Expansion in Iowa Play Video Ongoing negotiations regarding Medicaid expansion in Iowa are the focus for this episode of Iowa Press. Guests are: Rep. Walt Rogers (R-Cedar Falls), who serves as bill manager for the health care proposal put forth by the Republicans, and Sen. Pam Jochum (D-Dubuque), who manages the Democrats’... Watch Full Episode

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