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Iowa Press Debate: U.S. Senate Republican Primary (#4131)

Iowa Press Debate: U.S. Senate Republican Primary (#4131)

posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:53 PM

Full Program: Iowa Public Television held a U.S. Republican Senate Candidate Debate on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The 90-minute Iowa Press Debate began at 7 p.m. in front of a live audience at IPTV’s Maytag Auditorium in Johnston. The following candidates for... 01:30:00 Read More »
Ernst calls for elimination of IRS, Dept. of Education and EPA (#4131)

Ernst calls for elimination of IRS, Dept. of Education and EPA (#4131)

posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:52 PM

When asked how she would balance the U.S. budget and free up money for infrastructure, Iowa Senator Joni Ernst said she would eliminate the IRS, the U.S. Department of Education and the Environmental Protection Agency. 01:11 Read More »
Jacobs says “Obamacare” will hurt Iowans and result in fewer jobs (#4131)

Jacobs says “Obamacare” will hurt Iowans and result in fewer jobs (#4131)

posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:52 PM

Businessman Mark Jacobs says the Affordable Care Act has caused Iowans to experience reduced work hours and caused the cancellation of some health care insurance. 01:01 Read More »
Schaben says farmers deserve farm subsidies (#4131)

Schaben says farmers deserve farm subsidies (#4131)

posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:51 PM

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Scott Schaben says farmers deserve government support more than other businesses. 00:22 Read More »
Whitaker: Tax code is larger than the Bible and needs reform (#4131)

Whitaker: Tax code is larger than the Bible and needs reform (#4131)

posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:50 PM

Former U.S. District Attorney Matt Whitaker calls for major reform of the U.S. tax code. 00:31 Read More »
Clovis says affirmative action has hurt minorities (#4131)

Clovis says affirmative action has hurt minorities (#4131)

posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:49 PM

College Professor and radio personality Sam Clovis says statistics show affirmative action has hurt minorities economically. 00:37 Read More »
The Future of Casino Gambling in Iowa (#4130)

The Future of Casino Gambling in Iowa (#4130)

posted on April 18, 2014 at 5:10 PM

Full Program: Brian Ohorilko, Administrator of the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission; Jeff Lamberti, Chairman of the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission; and Ernie Goss, Creighton University Economist & Co-Author of “Governing Fortune: Casino Gambling in America”... 28:56 Read More »
Casinos: Lambert says Cedar Rapids casino would have destabilized the industry (#4130)

Casinos: Lambert says Cedar Rapids casino would have destabilized the industry (#4130)

posted on April 18, 2014 at 2:49 PM

Jeff Lambert, chair of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, says he and other commissioners are cautious about allowing competing casinos to come in too close to existing casinos. He says Iowa has had a stable gaming industry, and he voted... 01:07 Read More »
Casinos: Iowa's gaming industry is designed to protect existing facilities (#4130)

Casinos: Iowa's gaming industry is designed to protect existing facilities (#4130)

posted on April 18, 2014 at 2:48 PM

Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission Chairman Jeff Lamberti says the commission encourages and requires gambling facilities to be top-notch. He says that means competition is a big factor in deciding whether or not a new facility would be a benefit... 02:06 Read More »
Casinos: Goss says any new Iowa casino will cannibalize existing casinos (#4130)

Casinos: Goss says any new Iowa casino will cannibalize existing casinos (#4130)

posted on April 18, 2014 at 2:46 PM

Economist Ernie Goss says the casino industry is very competitive, with newer facilities competing against older facilities and luring away customers. He also points out that casinos in interior locations within Iowa generally don't draw as many... 01:39 Read More »
Casinos: Lamberti says commission neutral right now on Greene County casino (#4130)

Casinos: Lamberti says commission neutral right now on Greene County casino (#4130)

posted on April 18, 2014 at 2:11 PM

Jeff Lamberti, chair of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, says a proposed Greene County casino is not an apples-to-apples comparison with the Cedar Rapids casino proposal that the commission voted down at its April meeting. Lamberti says... 01:32 Read More »
Reporters Roundtable (#4129)

Reporters Roundtable (#4129)

posted on April 11, 2014 at 4:07 PM

Full Program: Iowa Press moderator Dean Borg leads a roundtable discussion about Iowa politics. Borg is joined by Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa, Kathie Obradovich, political columnist of The Des Moines Register, Clay Masters, Morning Edition... 28:49 Read More »
USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack (#4128)

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack (#4128)

posted on April 4, 2014 at 3:25 PM

Full Program: USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses the latest concerns in rural America as well as political issues surrounding the 2014 elections. Joining Vilsack at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean... 28:46 Read More »
Vilsack says farmers understand climate change better than anyone (#4128)

Vilsack says farmers understand climate change better than anyone (#4128)

posted on April 4, 2014 at 3:05 PM

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack says the USDA is helping organize and share information with farmers about climate change so they can take advantage of opportunities and take whatever action they might need to mitigate and adapt to the... 01:03 Read More »
Vilsack says he'd love to work with young people in future (#4128)

Vilsack says he'd love to work with young people in future (#4128)

posted on April 4, 2014 at 3:03 PM

Sec. Tom Vilsack says he doesn't know what's in his future beyond his current job at the USDA. However, in response to a question about possible interest in working in education, Vilsack says he had a compelling experience as a fellow at... 01:50 Read More »

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