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Did Republicans erase Democrats' traditional advantage with early voting?

posted on November 7, 2014 03:51 PM

Did Republicans erase Democrats' traditional advantage with early voting? Play Video Democratic strategist Jeff Link says it's clear that a lot of Democrats stayed home in 2014 and didn't vote. Part of the reason was a failure in messaging. Republican strategist Dave Kochel says even though Republicans did well in early voting in 2014, they still have a lot of work to do, and... Watch Story

Congressional Voting and Political Positioning

posted on October 18, 2013 03:12 PM

Congressional Voting and Political Positioning Play Video This week’s Iowa Press is a discussion centered around the Congressional voting and political positioning that transpired this week in Washington, D.C. Moderator Dean Borg is joined by Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; Kathie Obradovich, political columnist of The Des Moines Register,... Watch Full Episode

Ongoing Government Shutdown | Jim Leach (R) & Neal Smith (D)

posted on October 11, 2013 05:59 PM

Ongoing Government Shutdown | Jim Leach (R) & Neal Smith (D) Play Video Former Congressmen Jim Leach (R, 1977-2007) and Neal Smith (D, 1959-1996) are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. Both discuss the ongoing government shutdown and their historical perspective from a combined 66 years in the U.S. House of Representatives. Joining Leach and Smith at the... Watch Full Episode

Happy to be “free men” and the Hastert Rule

posted on October 11, 2013 04:17 PM

Happy to be “free men” and the Hastert Rule Play Video Jim Leach says he is happy to be out of Congress and that he and Neal Smith are “free men.” Smith adds that the “Hastert Rule” of forcing a House vote ONLY if majority of majority party will vote yea is crippling Congress. Watch Story

Reporter's Roundtable: Final Remarks

posted on October 31, 2008 04:18 PM

Reporter's Roundtable: Final Remarks Play Video With just 3 days left until the election, Capitol Reporters offer pre-election analysis. Reporters Charlotte Eby, Kay Henderson, Jeneane Beck, and David Yepsen give their perspective. Dean Borg hosts. Watch Full Episode

18 Days: U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill)

posted on October 17, 2008 01:10 PM

18 Days: U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill) Play Video U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill), one of the national co-chairs of the presidential campaign of Senator Barack Obama, discusses the election and the 110th congress. Joining Durbin at the Iowa Press table are moderator David Yepsen, Mike Glover, political writer and reporter for The Associated... Watch Full Episode

Election Preparations: Secretary of State Michael Mauro

posted on September 26, 2008 01:07 PM

Election Preparations: Secretary of State Michael Mauro Play Video Capitol reporters join Iowa Secretary of State Michael Mauro for a discussion about election preparations. Reporters are Mike Glover of Associated Press and David Yepsen of The Des Moines Register. Dean Borg hosts. Watch Full Episode

Reporter's Roundtable: Elections Looming

posted on September 5, 2008 10:17 PM

Reporter's Roundtable: Elections Looming Play Video With the National conventions completed and elections looming, capitol reporters give their analysis on the shape of things to come. Reporter's are David Yepsen, Mike Glover, Kay Henderson, and Jeneane Beck. Dean Borg hosts. Watch Full Episode

Barack Obama on the 'National Mood'

posted on June 4, 2008 08:00 AM

Barack Obama on the 'National Mood' Play Video Sen. Barack Obama talks about the "national mood" and whether he thinks Democrats will win in November (2008). Watch Story

New Procedures for Primary and General Elections Discussion with Michael Mauro

posted on May 23, 2008 12:48 PM

New Procedures for Primary and General Elections Discussion with Michael Mauro Play Video Michael Mauro, Iowa’s Secretary of State, discusses new procedures in place for primary and general elections in the state, including the June 3 state party primaries and the November 4 general election. Watch Full Episode

Iowa Press Special: The Latino Vote

posted on November 3, 2002 12:00 AM

The general election will happen Tuesday, and the campaigns are going fast in the few hours that are left. Together with two members of the Latin Present Iowa, we're going to check and talk about things that have to do with Latinos, the largest minority group in this area. Full Episode

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