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Fred Hubbell discussing Younkers history with rural Iowa

Hubbell contends Younkers did great deal for Rural Iowa

June 8, 2018 | 2 min

As its former Chairman, Fred Hubbell (D-Des Moines) believes Younkers worked hard to support as many Iowans as it could throughout its history.

Fred Hubbell on how he intends to address Iowa tax policy

Hubbell see Iowa's problems with Iowa's tax credits and policy

June 8, 2018 | 4 min

Should Fred Hubbell (D-Des Moines) become Iowa's Governor he looks to make great changes to Iowa tax policy.

Fred Hubbell talking about Kim Reynolds handling of Iowa budget

Hubbell responds to Gov Reynolds criticism of his wealth

June 8, 2018 | 2 min

Democratic nominee for governor Fred Hubbell (D-Des Moines) believes the checkbook Governor Kim Reynolds should concern herself with is the State of Iowa.

Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase 2018: Act 1

Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase 2018: Act 1

June 4, 2018 | 1 hr 22 min

[ WATCH ACT 2 ] Iowa Public Television presented an exclusive live stream of the 2018 Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase on Iptv.org and Facebook on Monday, June 4. A one-hour...

Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase 2018: Act 2

Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase 2018: Act 2

June 4, 2018 | 1 hr 9 min

[ WATCH ACT 1 ] Iowa Public Television presented an exclusive live stream of the 2018 Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase on Iptv.org and Facebook on Monday, June 4. A one-hour...

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Would a Libertarian governor require kids to be vaccinated?

May 25, 2018 | 3 min

Marco Battaglia (L-Des Moines) and Jake Porter (L-Council Bluffs), the two Libertarian candidates for governor, talk about their opposition to the state requiring vaccinations for kids, rather than...

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Porter, Battaglia talk about abortion

May 25, 2018 | 2 min

Jake Porter (L-Council Bluffs) and Marco Battaglia (L-Des Moines), the two Libertarian candidates for governor, explain their pro-choice positions in regards to the government regulating abortion.

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Libertarian gubernatorial candidates explain tax policy differences

May 25, 2018 | 3 min

Marco Battaglia (L-Des Moines) says he would start reforming the state tax system by phasing out the state income tax. Jake Porter (L-Council Bluffs) says he supports eliminating the state sales tax.

Sen. Charles Grassley

Grassley's impassioned case for passing sentencing reform

May 11, 2018 | 2 min

Sen. Charles Grassley says his committee passed a bipartisan bill on sentencing reform, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't like it because he thinks it's soft on crime. Grassley says...

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Grassley says Mueller investigation should be allowed to play out

May 11, 2018 | 1 min

Sen. Charles Grassley says he agrees with Vice President Mike Pence that the Mueller investigation has gone on long enough, and he'd like to see it wrapped up soon. Grassley says, however, he does...

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Grassley on trade: "I am very nervous about this approach"

May 11, 2018 | 2 min

Sen. Charles Grassley says he does not expect a trade war. He says he thinks Trump's businessman style of negotiating by brinksmanship might produce better trade agreements, something that never...

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Grassley says Trump, McConnell would not agree with "Biden Rule" in 2020

May 11, 2018 | 1 min

Sen. Charles Grassley says he would continue the "Biden Rule" and not fill a Supreme Court vacancy in 2020. However, he says President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would not agree...

Craig Hill

Tariff reaction: "The target is on farmers' backs, and it's a very bad place to be."

April 6, 2018 | 1 min

Craig Hill, President of the Iowa Farm Bureau, says the ag economy is fragile, and a trade war may wipe out farmers' hopes of any profit for the year.

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Rural supporters not immediately ditching Trump over tariffs

April 6, 2018 | 1 min

Craig Hill, President of the Iowa Farm Bureau, and John Weber, a farmer and past president of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and National Pork Producers Council, say there's not a groundswell of...

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How should the U.S. deal with China?

April 6, 2018 | 2 min

Craig Hill, President of the Iowa Farm Bureau, and John Weber, past president of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and National Pork Producers Council, say trade negotiations take a long time, and...

Rep. Matt Windschitl and Rep. Ras Smith

Should Iowa have a "red flag" law for guns?

March 29, 2018 | 2 min

Rep. Matt Windschitl (R-Missouri Valley) and Rep. Ras Smith (D-Waterloo) talk about the merits of a so-called "red flag" law, which might allow for guns to be taken away from someone deemed to be an...

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Should Iowa protect right to bear arms in state Constitution?

March 29, 2018 | 2 min

Both Rep. Matt Windschitl (R-Missouri Valley) and Rep. Ras Smith (D-Waterloo) support protecting Iowans' right to bear arms, but they disagree about the exact language for a proposed amendment to the...

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Lawmakers react to former SUPCO justice's call to repeal 2nd Amendment

March 29, 2018 | 2 min

Rep. Ras Smith (D-Waterloo) and Rep. Matt Windschitl (R-Missouri Valley) both agree that the 2nd Amendment of the U.S. Constitution should not be repealed. But they do have different views on the...

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Speaker Upmeyer on House tax reform package

March 15, 2018 | 3 min

Rep. Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake), Speaker of the House, talks about the House goals for tax reform, including whether corporate tax cuts or internet sales tax could be in the mix.

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Speaker Upmeyer on Bill Dix controversy

March 15, 2018 | 1 min

Rep. Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake), Speaker of the House, says she was surprised and disappointed about a compromising video showing former Republican Senate Leader Bill Dix kissing a lobbyist.