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Is there a glass ceiling for women in Iowa politics?

posted on October 10, 2014 01:08 PM

Is there a glass ceiling for women in Iowa politics? Play Video Three women are on the ballot for U.S. House and Senate seats in 2014, but none are outwardly using gender, and the fact Iowa has never elected a woman to Congress, in campaigning for those offices. Political science professor Arthur Sanders says he thinks incumbent males and the fact voters... Watch Story

Role of Women in Iowa Politics | Legislative Update

posted on March 29, 2013 11:51 AM

Role of Women in Iowa Politics | Legislative Update Play Video A legislative update kicks off this episode of Iowa Press, featuring Iowa House Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake) and Senate President Pam Jochum (D-Dubuque). They discuss the latest work of the Iowa legislature. This week’s episode also features a roundtable discussion about the role... Watch Full Episode

House Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer

posted on January 7, 2011 10:37 AM

House Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer Play Video Rep. Linda Upmeyer (R-Garner) is the incoming majority leader of the Iowa House of Representatives. She will discuss the agenda for the upcoming legislative session. Joining Upmeyer are moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for The Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news... Watch Full Episode

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