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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 »
Vilsack: "I don't think there's any question that we're on the side of farmers, ranchers and producers." (#4128)

Vilsack: "I don't think there's any question that we're on the side of farmers, ranchers and producers." (#4128)

posted on April 4, 2014 at 3:00 PM

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack responded recently to accusations from Iowa Rep. Tom Latham that the USDA isn't on the side of farmers. Vilsack says the USDA advocates strongly for all of rural America and that getting a good Farm Bill... 02:27 Read More »
Vilsack says he's unaware of any secret settlements in his administration (#4128)

Vilsack says he's unaware of any secret settlements in his administration (#4128)

posted on April 4, 2014 at 2:58 PM

Sec. Tom Vilsack says there was no money paid during this two terms as governor of Iowa to keep people quiet. He says there was no need for secret settlements. 01:51 Read More »
Former Senator Rick Santorum Talks Politics (#4127)

Former Senator Rick Santorum Talks Politics (#4127)

posted on March 26, 2014 at 3:44 PM

Full Program: Former Senator Rick Santorum is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The chairman of Patriot Voices and a 2012 Republican presidential candidate will talk about local, national and international political issues, as well as look ahead to... 28:46 Read More »
Santorum on Iowa Caucuses: "I don't think there's anything for Iowa to apologize for." (#4127)

Santorum on Iowa Caucuses: "I don't think there's anything for Iowa to apologize for." (#4127)

posted on March 26, 2014 at 2:21 PM

Fmr. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania) says he doesn't feel ripped off by Iowa or the caucus process after being named runner up on Caucus night, only to be named the winner at a later date after votes were recounted. Santorum says the Iowa... 01:14 Read More »
Santorum: Families should be able to run businesses consistent with their faith (#4127)

Santorum: Families should be able to run businesses consistent with their faith (#4127)

posted on March 26, 2014 at 2:19 PM

In response to the debate over Obamacare and whether companies like Hobby Lobby should have to provide birth control coverage for employees, Fmr. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania) says the government is saying, "We’re going to force you to pay... 01:07 Read More »
Santorum on 2016: "I'm very open to taking another run" (#4127)

Santorum on 2016: "I'm very open to taking another run" (#4127)

posted on March 26, 2014 at 2:17 PM

Fmr. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pennsylvania), who ran for president in 2012, says he's concerned about the direction of the country and a lot of people, especially in middle America, who don't see things getting better and feel left out by both... 01:06 Read More »
Medical Marijuana (#4126)

Medical Marijuana (#4126)

posted on March 21, 2014 at 4:39 PM

Full Program: Senator Joe Bolkcom (D-Iowa City) and Steve Lukan, director of Iowa’s Office of Drug Control Policy, and West Des Moines Mayor Steve Gaer (R) are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. They will discuss whether or not Iowa should legalize... 28:45 Read More »
Steve Lukan: Proceed cautiously in debate over medical marijuana (#4126)

Steve Lukan: Proceed cautiously in debate over medical marijuana (#4126)

posted on March 21, 2014 at 4:02 PM

Steve Lukan, director of the Governor's Office of Drug Control Policy, says Iowans need to proceed cautiously when considering legalizing medical marijuana. He says there are legitimate policy and health questions, and we don't want to rush to... 02:11 Read More »
Steve Gaer on medical marijuana: Don't deny us something we know has helped other people (#4126)

Steve Gaer on medical marijuana: Don't deny us something we know has helped other people (#4126)

posted on March 21, 2014 at 4:02 PM

Steve Gaer of West Des Moines says he believes medical marijuana could help his daughter, who suffers from a severe form of epilepsy. He says it should be a doctor-patient decision, not the government's decision. And he says families shouldn't... 02:08 Read More »
Sen. Joe Bolkcom: There's a way to develop safe, legal access to medical marijuana (#4126)

Sen. Joe Bolkcom: There's a way to develop safe, legal access to medical marijuana (#4126)

posted on March 21, 2014 at 3:32 PM

Sen. Joe Bolkcom (D-Iowa City) is helping lead efforts in the state legislature to legalize medical marijuana. He says there's a path forward to develop safe, legal access to cannabis in a restricted way that could help improve patients' quality... 01:50 Read More »
Governor Rick Perry's Political Future (#4125)

Governor Rick Perry's Political Future (#4125)

posted on February 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Full Program: Texas Governor Rick Perry is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. He discusses his tenure as chief executive of The Lone Star State and his political future. Joining Perry at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news... 25:27 Read More »
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