Iowa Press - Episodes for 2017

Rep. David Young

After Vegas massacre, Young says ATF should re-evaluate bump stocks

October 6, 2017 | 1 min

Rep.

Rep. David Young

Young says Trump administration needs to act on health insurance

October 6, 2017 | 1 min

Rep. David Young (R-Van Meter) says it's time for the administration to act on Iowa's stopgap proposal to help insure Iowans. Young says it's not right if the delay is for political reasons.

Rep. David Young

Young says he's concerned about RFS and trade policy

October 6, 2017 | 1 min

Rep. David Young (R-Van Meter) says the administration should follow through on President Trump's campaign promise to support the RFS.

Representative David Young

Representative David Young

October 6, 2017 | 27 min

Taxes, health care, hurricane disaster relief, mass shootings and gun control. Just a sampling of issues confronting the U.S.

Chuck Hagel

Hagel says Iran nuclear agreement may be model for North Korea

September 26, 2017 | 3 min

Former Defense Secretary and former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel says diplomatic engagement and settlement is the way forward with North Korea and the nuclear threat the country poses.

Chuck Hagel

Hagel says calling North Korea leader "Rocket Man" shows insecurity

September 26, 2017 | 1 min

Former Defense Secretary and former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel says President Trump's name-calling and baiting of Kim Jong-un is dangerous and irresponsible.

Chuck Hagel

Hagel: "I'm not comfortable with where I see the Republican party going"

September 26, 2017 | 1 min

Former Defense Secretary and former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel says he sees the Republican party moving toward what he thinks is a dangerous, isolationist position.

Chuck Hagel

Chuck Hagel

September 29, 2017 | 27 min

A period of global unrest from Europe to East Asia. As national security issues under the Trump Administration reach a boiling point, we sit down with a former Midwestern U.S.

Party Chairs

Fallout from the Iowa Senate Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann directs questions regarding the office behavior to Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix and states it would not be tolerated in his office. Iowa Democrati

Party Chairs

Party Chairman Battle Over State Budget Woe Blame

September 22, 2017 | 2:42 min

Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann defends Gov. Reynolds against attacks from democrats and primary rival Ron Corbett that state budget maneuvers are bad policy.

Party Chairs

Iowa Political Party Chairs

September 22, 2017 | 27 min

A state budget limping into late 2017, a republican controlled agenda in question and a democratic party seeking to regain its footing.

DHS money needs and personnel outsourcing

DHS money needs and personnel outsourcing

September 15, 2017 | 1 min

DHS Director Jerry Foxhoven says the agency may look to bring previously outsourced case worker assignments and funds back to full-time staff. Sen.

Foxhoven and McCoy disagree over availability of women’s health facilities

Foxhoven and McCoy disagree over availability of women’s health facilities

September 15, 2017 | 2 min

When asked about the availability of women’s health services in Iowa after recent legislation restricting funds to Planned Parenthood facilities, DHS Director Jerry Foxhoven says the services are l

Medicaid uncertainty in Iowa

Medicaid uncertainty in Iowa

September 15, 2017 | 1 min

Both Foxhoven and McCoy discuss the outcome and current status of controversial decisions to privatize Medicaid services in Iowa.

IDHA Director Jerry Foxhoven & Sen. Matt McCoy

IDHS Director Jerry Foxhoven & Sen. Matt McCoy

September 15, 2017 | 27 min

The high profile, heart wrenching deaths of Iowa children has launched legislative investigations and new leadership at the Department of Human Services.

Reporters’ Roundtable

Reporters’ Roundtable

September 8, 2017 | 27 min

Here in Iowa state revenues are falling short of expectations with talk of a special legislative session.

Iowa’s Transfer of Power

Iowa’s Transfer of Power

May 24, 2017 | 1 hr 30 min

 

David Yepsen

Iowa Press Returns in September

Iowa Press is currently on hiatus. The new season will begin in September.

Sen. Boulton and Rep. Finkenauer

Sen. Boulton and Rep. Finkenauer

April 28, 2017 | 29 min

Our guests are Sen. Nate Boulton (D - Des Moines) and Rep. Abby Finkenauer (D - Dubuque).

Rep. Abby Finkenauer and Sen. Nate Boulton

Young Democrats on what the party's message needs to be

April 28, 2017 | 1 min

Sen. Nate Boulton (D-Des Moines) and Rep. Abby Finkenauer (D-Dubuque) talk about the message Democrats need in order to win back elected offices.