Iowa Press - Episodes for 2014

Legislative leaders on the governor's proposed budget

Legislative leaders on the governor's proposed budget

January 17, 2014 | 00:01:48

Governor Terry Branstad's proposed state budget increases spending 7.8 percent, a figure Iowa Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mike Gronstal says is a bit...

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,...

Legislative leaders say time is right to re-evaluate ICN and look for opportunities

Legislative leaders say time is right to re-evaluate ICN and look for opportunities

January 17, 2014 | 00:03:00

Iowa House Speaker Rep. Kraig Paulsen and Iowa Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mike Gronstal both say the Iowa Communications Network (ICN) was a good idea...

Rep. Kraig Paulsen and Sen. Mike Gronstal

January 17, 2014 | 00:29:12

Speaker of the House Representative Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha) and Senate Majority Leader Senator Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) are the guests on this...

IA Sen. Bill Dix (R) and Rep. Mark Smith (D)

January 10, 2014 | 00:28:49

Iowa Press moderator Dean Borg leads a discussion on the upcoming legislative session with minority leaders from the Iowa House and Senate; Sen. Bill...

Statehouse Minority Leaders: Scrutinize Iowa State Fair finances

Statehouse Minority Leaders: Scrutinize Iowa State Fair finances

January 10, 2014 | 00:01:02

In the wake of a debate over how food is paid for at the Iowa State Fair, should the state audit the Fair and/or it's vendors? Statehouse Minority Leaders...

Statehouse Minority Leaders: Raising gas tax unlikely in 2014

January 10, 2014 | 00:01:36

State Senate Minority Leader Sen. Bill Dix and House Minority Leader Rep. Mark Smith both agree that it doesn't seem likely the legislature will raise...

Statehouse Minority Leaders disagree on minimum wage increase

January 10, 2014 | 00:04:30

Statehouse Minority Leaders Sen. Bill Dix (R-Shell Rock) and Rep. Mark Smith (D-Marshalltown) disagree on whether to raise the minimum wage in Iowa. Dix...

Reporters Roundtable

January 3, 2014 | 00:28:46

Iowa Press moderator Dean Borg leads a discussion about the top political stories of 2013, and what’s on the horizon for the 2014 Iowa election cycle. Borg...