Iowa Press - Episodes for 2013

Republican dilemma: Big tent vs. core principles?

Republican dilemma: Big tent vs. core principles?

September 27, 2013 | 00:01:23

Iowa Republicans debate the value of the party welcoming people with moderate positions, such as support of same-sex marriage, versus holding true to...

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R)

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Joining Grassley at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay...

Sen. Grassley on government shutdown

Sen. Grassley on government shutdown

September 20, 2013 | 00:01:37

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...

Sen. Grassley says Obama doesn't negotiate with Congress

Sen. Grassley says Obama doesn't negotiate with Congress

September 20, 2013 | 00:01:03

Sen. Chuck Grassley says President Obama is more likely to negotiate with foreign dictators than with Republicans in Washington.

Sen. Grassley says he'll seek re-election

Sen. Grassley says he'll seek re-election

September 20, 2013 | 00:00:44

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....

Rep. Dave Loebsack (D – Iowa City)

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...

Rep. Loebsack on U.S. action in Syria

Rep. Loebsack on U.S. action in Syria

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...

Rep. Loebsack: No clear Obama doctrine

Rep. Loebsack: No clear Obama doctrine

Rep. Dave Loebsack says there is no identifiable Obama doctrine regarding foreign policy that can be equally compared to President Bush's foreign policy...

Rep. Loebsack not focused on 2014 election

Rep. Loebsack not focused on 2014 election

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...

Rep. Loebsack: Farm Bill needs action

Rep. Loebsack: Farm Bill needs action

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.

Reporters' Roundtable

June 14, 2013 | 00:28:46

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...

Gov. Terry Branstad

June 7, 2013 | 00:28:00

Gov. Terry Branstad (R – Des Moines) discusses the 2013 Iowa legislative session and his priorities for the state moving forward. Joining Branstad...

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

May 31, 2013 | 00:28:23

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...

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

May 24, 2013 | 00:29:47

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...

Water Quality in Iowa

Iowa DNR Director Chuck Gipp and Des Moines Water Works General Manager Bill Stowe discuss the status of Iowa’s water quality and natural resources. Andrew...

Election Politics in Iowa

May 10, 2013 | 00:29:07

In the first segment of this Iowa Press, Democratic strategist Jeff Link and Republican strategist David Kochel discuss the latest on the Iowa political...

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

May 3, 2013 | 00:28:46

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...

Medicaid Expansion in Iowa

April 26, 2013 | 00:28:43

Ongoing negotiations regarding Medicaid expansion in Iowa are the focus for this episode of Iowa Press. Guests are: Rep. Walt Rogers (R-Cedar Falls),...

Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) and David Vaudt, Auditor, State of Iowa

April 19, 2013 | 00:28:44

Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) is the guest for the first half of this week’s Iowa Press. Braley discusses the work of Congress, and his bid for the U.S....

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross (R-Des Moines)

April 12, 2013 | 00:27:47

Recent political developments in Iowa are the focus of this edition of Iowa Press. Program guests are Rep. Kevin McCarthy (D-Des Moines) and Doug Gross...