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Ernst calls for elimination of IRS, Dept. of Education and EPA

posted on April 24, 2014 09:52 PM

Ernst calls for elimination of IRS, Dept. of Education and EPA Play Video When asked how she would balance the U.S. budget and free up money for infrastructure, Iowa Senator Joni Ernst said she would eliminate the IRS, the U.S. Department of Education and the Environmental Protection Agency. Watch Story

Jacobs says “Obamacare” will hurt Iowans and result in fewer jobs

posted on April 24, 2014 09:52 PM

Jacobs says “Obamacare” will hurt Iowans and result in fewer jobs Play Video Businessman Mark Jacobs says the Affordable Care Act has caused Iowans to experience reduced work hours and caused the cancellation of some health care insurance. Watch Story

Schaben says farmers deserve farm subsidies

posted on April 24, 2014 09:51 PM

Schaben says farmers deserve farm subsidies Play Video Republican U.S. Senate candidate Scott Schaben says farmers deserve government support more than other businesses. Watch Story

Whitaker: Tax code is larger than the Bible and needs reform

posted on April 24, 2014 09:50 PM

Whitaker: Tax code is larger than the Bible and needs reform Play Video Former U.S. District Attorney Matt Whitaker calls for major reform of the U.S. tax code. Watch Story

Clovis says affirmative action has hurt minorities

posted on April 24, 2014 09:49 PM

Clovis says affirmative action has hurt minorities Play Video College Professor and radio personality Sam Clovis says statistics show affirmative action has hurt minorities economically. Watch Story

Iowa's ongoing political developments looking toward 2014

posted on November 27, 2013 04:30 PM

Iowa's ongoing political developments looking toward 2014 Play Video Political strategists Doug Gross and Jeff Link are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. The discussion includes a look at ongoing political developments throughout Iowa looking toward 2014. Joining Gross and Link at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news... Watch Full Episode

Gross: Vander Plaats wouldn't necessarily win Senate nomination, if he runs

posted on November 27, 2013 02:59 PM

Gross: Vander Plaats wouldn't necessarily win Senate nomination, if he runs Play Video Republican strategist Doug Gross says recent polling shows Bob Vander Plaats would not be a lock for the Republican nomination if he decides to jump in the 2014 U.S. Senate race. Gross says the race is still unformed, and primary candidates will have to raise a lot of money and develop a good... Watch Story

Iowa Senate Ways & Means Leadership

posted on March 1, 2013 11:56 AM

Iowa Senate Ways & Means Leadership Play Video Efforts to spur business development in Iowa through the use of tax credits are the focus of this episode of Iowa Press. Program guests are Senators Joe Bolkcom (D-Iowa City) and Randy Feenstra (R-Hull). Bolkcom is chairman of the Iowa Senate Ways & Means committee, and Feenstra is ranking... Watch Full Episode

Mike Gronstal and Kraig Paulsen

posted on November 30, 2012 03:27 PM

Mike Gronstal and Kraig Paulsen Play Video State Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha) and State Sen. Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) are the guests on this episode of Iowa Press. Paulsen is Speaker of the Iowa House and Gronstal is Majority Leader of the Iowa Senate. They discuss the upcoming 2013 legislative session. Joining Paulsen and... Watch Full Episode

Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal

posted on February 9, 2012 03:04 PM

Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal Play Video Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) discusses the work of the 2012 Iowa legislature. Joining Gronstal is moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for the Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa. Watch Full Episode

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