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Sen. Harkin says he has reservations about Syria strategy

posted on September 19, 2014 04:36 PM

Sen. Harkin says he has reservations about Syria strategy Play Video Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin says he has serious reservations about the U.S. plan in Syria. He also says U.S. allies in the region need to step up and do more. He singled out Saudi Arabia, in particular, as not doing enough. Watch Story

Iowa Democratic and Republican Party Chairs

posted on September 5, 2014 06:41 PM

Iowa Democratic and Republican Party Chairs Play Video Iowa Democratic Party chair Scott Brennan and Republican Party of Iowa chair Jeff Kaufmann are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. They discuss the state of each party, the 2014 elections, and look ahead to the 2016 Iowa Caucuses. Joining Brennan and Kaufmann at the Iowa Press table are... Watch Full Episode

Brennan: Harkin Steak Fry won't be Clinton campaign kickoff

posted on September 5, 2014 04:35 PM

Brennan: Harkin Steak Fry won't be Clinton campaign kickoff Play Video Scott Brennan, chair of the Iowa Democratic Party, says he expects the 37th and final Harkin Steak Fry will be a chance to honor retiring Sen. Tom Harkin, not an unofficial launch of Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign. Brennan says the Clintons' appearance will help make it an energizing... Watch Story

Kaufmann: Iowa Republicans will have event in Summer 2015

posted on September 5, 2014 04:34 PM

Kaufmann: Iowa Republicans will have event in Summer 2015 Play Video Jeff Kaufmann, chair of the Republican Party of Iowa, says the party will have an event in the summer of 2015. However, he stops short of saying that it will be the traditional Ames Straw Poll, which some Republicans have suggested doing away with. Watch Story

Party chairs evaluate Braley/Ernst U.S. Senate race

posted on September 5, 2014 04:34 PM

Party chairs evaluate Braley/Ernst U.S. Senate race Play Video Scott Brennan, chair of the Iowa Democratic Party, and Jeff Kaufmann, chair of the Republican Party of Iowa, both say they're comfortable with how their party's U.S. Senate candidate is performing at this point in the campaign. Brennan says he knew it would be a close race, because both... Watch Story

Iowa Press U.S. Congress Third District Debate

posted on September 4, 2014 10:10 AM

Iowa Press U.S. Congress Third District Debate Play Video Staci Appel (D-Des Moines) and David Young (R-Van Meter) Thursday, September 11 Council Bluffs, Iowa Iowa Press continues its focus on the issues that matter most to Iowans with the Iowa Press Debate series. Candidates seeking Iowa's 3rd District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives... Watch Full Episode

Former Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia)

posted on August 22, 2014 03:28 PM

Former Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia) Play Video Former Senator Jim Webb (D-Virginia) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Senator Webb discusses economic and veterans affairs issues. Webb, a former Secretary of the Navy under President Ronald Reagan weighs in on foreign affair issues around the world and politics back on the home... Watch Full Episode

Webb: There's time to discuss Hillary Clinton's record

posted on August 22, 2014 03:25 PM

Webb: There's time to discuss Hillary Clinton's record Play Video When asked to evaluate Hillary Clinton's performance as U.S. Secretary of State, former Virginia Democratic Senator Jim Webb says, "There's time to have that discussion later." He says there were good points, such as the pivot to Asia. On the other hand, he says certain actions during the Arab... Watch Story

Webb: We do not belong as an occupying power in Iraq

posted on August 22, 2014 03:22 PM

Webb: We do not belong as an occupying power in Iraq Play Video Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb says it doesn't do any good for U.S. national security for us to be an occupying power in the Middle East. He says we opened up Pandora's Box when we invaded Iraq, because the lid came off sectarian violence. Webb says if ISIS is involved in international... Watch Story

Webb on the recent uprising in Ferguson, Missouri

posted on August 22, 2014 03:18 PM

Webb on the recent uprising in Ferguson, Missouri Play Video Former Virginia Democratic Senator Jim Webb says he cautions fellow Democrats from jumping to conclusions about what happened in Ferguson, Missouri, that sparked racial tensions without knowing all the facts. He says the appearance of a militaristic presence of police is not a good signal to send. Watch Story

Iowa Press U.S. Congress Second District Debate

posted on August 20, 2014 02:00 PM

Iowa Press U.S. Congress Second District Debate Play Video Mariannette Miller-Meeks(R) and Dave Loebsack(D) Thursday, August 28 Iowa City High School Iowa City, Iowa Iowa Press continues its focus on the issues that matter most to Iowans with the Iowa Press Debate series. Watch Full Episode

Iowa Press Governor Debate

posted on July 28, 2014 02:15 PM

Iowa Press Governor Debate Play Video Gov. Terry Branstad (R) and Sen. Jack Hatch (D) Thursday, August 14 - 4:00 p.m. Penningroth Media Center Iowa State Fairgrounds Iowa Press continues its focus on the issues that matter most to Iowans with the Iowa Press Debate for the upcoming governor’s race. Gubernatorial candidates... Watch Full Episode

Political Strategists David Kochel & Jeff Link

posted on July 18, 2014 06:27 PM

Political Strategists David Kochel & Jeff Link Play Video On this edition of Iowa Press, our guests include Republican political strategist David Kochel and Democratic political strategist Jeff Link. We discuss the high-profile U.S. Senate race in Iowa, as well as other notable races and political news. Dean Borg is host moderator alongside... Watch Full Episode

Kochel, Link discuss negative TV ads against Ernst

posted on July 18, 2014 03:38 PM

Kochel, Link discuss negative TV ads against Ernst Play Video Republican strategist David Kochel says viewers see through the cynical distortion of Joni Ernst's positions highlighted in a negative ad from political action committees. Democratic strategist Jeff Link argues that it isn't cynical to use video of Ernst stating her own positions during the... Watch Story

Kochel, Link agree U.S. Senate race will be a nail-biter

posted on July 18, 2014 02:52 PM

Kochel, Link agree U.S. Senate race will be a nail-biter Play Video Republican strategist David Kochel and Democratic strategist Jeff Link both predict a close race between Rep. Bruce Braley and State Sen. Joni Ernst for the U.S. Senate. Link says his team expected from the beginning that it would be a close race and although Ernst started the general election... Watch Story
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