Iowa Press - Episodes for 2014

The Future of College Sports

February 14, 2014 | 00:28:48

Jamie Pollard, athletic director at Iowa State University, and Gary Barta, athletic director at the University of Iowa, are the guests on this edition...

Should college athletes be paid? Barta and Pollard weigh in.

Should college athletes be paid? Barta and Pollard weigh in.

February 14, 2014 | 00:03:00

College athletes should not be considered employees of the schools and paid under a labor agreement, say Iowa State University Athletic Director Jamie...

Can Iowa or Iowa State realistically compete for sports championships in today's athletics landscape?

Can Iowa or Iowa State realistically compete for sports championships in today's athletics landscape?

February 14, 2014 | 00:03:09

Athletic Directors Jamie Pollard (Iowa State) and Gary Barta (Iowa) acknowledge that the Cyclones and Hawkeyes have uphill climbs to compete for national...

Barta and Pollard say high salaries for coaches are market driven and justified

Barta and Pollard say high salaries for coaches are market driven and justified

February 14, 2014 | 00:02:32

University of Iowa Athletic Director Gary Barta says a cap on coaches' salaries would make his job easier. However, he and Iowa State University Athletic...

Pollard, Barta say they'll continue Cy-Hawk rivalry games as long as possible

Pollard, Barta say they'll continue Cy-Hawk rivalry games as long as possible

February 14, 2014 | 00:01:39

University of Iowa Athletic Director Gary Barta and Iowa State University Athletic Director Jamie Pollard both say they want to continue the Iowa-Iowa...

Iowa Juvenile Home Discussion

February 7, 2014 | 00:28:44

Jane Hudson of Disability Rights Iowa, Former Congressman Dave Nagle who represents the Toledo group “Save our Home”, and Drake Law Professor Jerry Foxhoven...

Experts address what's next for troubled girls in Iowa. Where should they go?

Experts address what's next for troubled girls in Iowa. Where should they go?

February 7, 2014 | 00:01:54

Jane Hudson, the executive director of Disability Rights Iowa, the organization that blew the whistle on problems at the Iowa Juvenile Home in Toledo,...

Jane Hudson: Current legislation for Iowa Juvenile Home is a jobs bill

Jane Hudson: Current legislation for Iowa Juvenile Home is a jobs bill

February 7, 2014 | 00:01:34

Jane Hudson, executive director of Disability Rights Iowa, says all stakeholders need to be involved in finding a solution for the Iowa Juvenile Home....

Why Iowans should care about the girls served by Iowa Juvenile Home

Why Iowans should care about the girls served by Iowa Juvenile Home

February 7, 2014 | 00:00:51

Drake Law Professor Jerry Foxhoven, who served on the Iowa Juvenile Home task force created by Governor Branstad, says the girls who end up at facilities...

Dave Nagle: Iowa Juvenile Home reports distorted, misunderstood

Dave Nagle: Iowa Juvenile Home reports distorted, misunderstood

February 7, 2014 | 00:01:40

Former Congressman Dave Nagle grew up in Toledo near the Iowa Juvenile Home and has volunteered there. He says recent reports about the home have been...

Branstad on Reynolds: "We're grooming her to be the next governor."

Branstad on Reynolds: "We're grooming her to be the next governor."

January 31, 2014 | 00:01:08

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad says he and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds are a team. She's in on all the decision-making. He says he intends to serve another entire...

Gov. Branstad not taking sides on minimum wage debate

Gov. Branstad not taking sides on minimum wage debate

January 31, 2014 | 00:01:41

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad signed into law an increase in Iowa's minimum wage more than 20 years ago. Some legislators are calling for another increase....

Gov. Branstad: Protecting kids more important than protecting Iowa Juvenile Home

Gov. Branstad: Protecting kids more important than protecting Iowa Juvenile Home

January 31, 2014 | 00:02:38

Regarding the closing of the Iowa Juvenile Home in Toledo, Gov. Terry Branstad says the focus should not be on protecting the institution, but rather...

Governor Terry E. Branstad

Governor Terry E. Branstad

January 31, 2014 | 00:28:56

Gov. Terry E. Branstad (R-Panora) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses his legislative agenda and priorities, as well as the 2014...

T. Boone Pickens

January 24, 2014 | 00:28:52

Wealthy oil and gas magnate T. Boone Pickens is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses energy issues, politics and sports. Joining Pickens...

T. Boone Pickens: U.S. needs an energy plan

T. Boone Pickens: U.S. needs an energy plan

January 24, 2014 | 00:02:05

T. Boone Pickens, the wealthy oil and gas magnate who chairs BP Capital and promotes his Pickens Plan on energy, says the country needs an energy plan....

T. Boone Pickens: We need a better way to pick presidential candidates

T. Boone Pickens: We need a better way to pick presidential candidates

January 24, 2014 | 00:01:26

Wealthy alternative energy promoter and political contributor T. Boone Pickens says President Barack Obama is not a leader, and we need a better system...

T. Boone Pickens says he supports any American source of alternative energy, including ethanol

T. Boone Pickens says he supports any American source of alternative energy, including ethanol

January 24, 2014 | 00:01:16

T. Boone Pickens, the wealthy oil and gas magnate and creator of the Pickens Plan on energy, says he has no vested interest in ethanol, because he's not...

T. Boone Pickens says he lost $200 million in wind energy

T. Boone Pickens says he lost $200 million in wind energy

January 24, 2014 | 00:03:01

Wealthy oil and gas magnate T. Boone Pickens, who promotes his Pickens Plan for energy policy, says he lost $200 million investing in wind energy. He...

Legislative leaders agree Home Base Iowa program will pass

Legislative leaders agree Home Base Iowa program will pass

January 17, 2014 | 00:02:08

Iowa House Speaker Rep. Kraig Paulsen and Iowa Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mike Gronstal both agree that Governor Terry Branstad's Home Base Iowa initiative,...