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Latham to new legislators: Listen (#4213)

Latham to new legislators: Listen (#4213)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 3:54 PM

Retiring Rep. Tom Latham (R - Clive) says one of the most important things for freshman Representatives and Senators to learn is the importance of listening to both constituents and colleagues. He says a lot more could get done in Washington,... 02:42 Read More »
Latham to Boehner: "Think big." (#4213)

Latham to Boehner: "Think big." (#4213)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 3:50 PM

Retiring Rep. Tom Latham (R - Clive) is good friends with House Speaker John Boehner. Latham says Boehner knows that there's an "opportunity of a lifetime" in the next two years, and that if history is going to treat him well and treat this... 00:57 Read More »
Latham on his biggest accomplishments and regrets (#4213)

Latham on his biggest accomplishments and regrets (#4213)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 3:43 PM

Retiring Rep. Tom Latham (R - Clive) says he's very proud of the expansion of USDA facilities in Ames, help for constituents and making National Guard members eligible for TRICARE when not deployed. He says his biggest regret is never getting a... 02:37 Read More »
Representative Tom Latham (#4213)

Representative Tom Latham (#4213)

posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:08 PM

Full Program: Representative Tom Latham (R – Clive) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses Rep. Latham’s 20-year career representing the 3rd, 4th and 5th congressional districts as he concludes his last term in the U.S. House of... 28:47 Read More »
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders (#4214)

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders (#4214)

posted on December 17, 2014 at 7:18 PM

Full Program: Senator Bernie Sanders (I – Vermont), who is considered a potential presidential candidate for 2016, is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses Sen. Sanders’ political future, as well as some of the financial and... 28:47 Read More »
Sanders: "If I run for president, I want to do it well." (#4214)

Sanders: "If I run for president, I want to do it well." (#4214)

posted on December 17, 2014 at 4:44 PM

Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders says he needs a strong grassroots movement among people in all 50 states in order to have the support necessary for a viable presidential run. He acknowledges that it's difficult for an independent to... 02:23 Read More »
Sanders: Bush, Clinton have power advantages (#4214)

Sanders: Bush, Clinton have power advantages (#4214)

posted on December 17, 2014 at 4:39 PM

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, an Independent who is considering running for president, says having a powerful family like Jeb Bush or Hillary Clinton may be an advantage to gaining political office. But he says there's a lot of anger on both the... 02:10 Read More »
Sanders: Must transform energy system (#4214)

Sanders: Must transform energy system (#4214)

posted on December 17, 2014 at 4:36 PM

Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders says he's not a fan of more and more oil production and the U.S. needs more sustainable energy. He applauds Iowa's growth in wind production, but he says he needs to look at ethanol a little more... 02:14 Read More »
Iowa State University President Steven Leath (#4212)

Iowa State University President Steven Leath (#4212)

posted on December 12, 2014 at 5:25 PM

Full Program: Iowa State University President Steven Leath is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program discusses the financial future of ISU and ongoing improvements to campus facilities amidst growing enrollment. Joining Leath at the Iowa Press... 28:47 Read More »
Leath: Open to Big XII conference expansion (#4212)

Leath: Open to Big XII conference expansion (#4212)

posted on December 12, 2014 at 3:32 PM

Iowa State University President Dr. Steven Leath says he is open to expanding the Big XII from 10 teams to 12, but only if they are the right schools. He says the conference is in no hurry. He also says the Big XII is inquiring with the NCAA about... 01:05 Read More »
Leath: VEISHEA replacement still evolving (#4212)

Leath: VEISHEA replacement still evolving (#4212)

posted on December 12, 2014 at 3:25 PM

Iowa State University President Dr. Steven Leath canceled the annual VEISHEA celebration after violence erupted again in 2014. He says work is still being done to come up with ways to continue showcasing the university - the "good parts of... 01:39 Read More »
Leath: Hoiberg made right decision on Dejean-Jones (#4212)

Leath: Hoiberg made right decision on Dejean-Jones (#4212)

posted on December 12, 2014 at 3:25 PM

Iowa State University President Dr. Steven Leath says basketball coach Fred Hoiberg made the right decision at the right time in choosing to suspend Bryce Dejean-Jones for one game following an arrest. Leath says he's available as a sounding... 02:09 Read More »
Senator Tom Harkin (#4211)

Senator Tom Harkin (#4211)

posted on December 5, 2014 at 4:43 PM

Full Program: Senator Tom Harkin (D – Cumming) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. The program will discuss his 40-year legacy serving Iowa in both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives. Joining Harkin at the Iowa Press table are... 25:00 Read More »
Harkin says he will support Iowa Democrats but won't be "godfather" (#4211)

Harkin says he will support Iowa Democrats but won't be "godfather" (#4211)

posted on December 5, 2014 at 4:26 PM

Retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Cumming) says he loves the job of U.S. Senator, but it's time for him to step aside and for new people to come in. He says he's a Democrat, he loves his party, he wants the party to be good, and he wants them to have... 02:02 Read More »
Harkin: "Government can give hope to people." (#4211)

Harkin: "Government can give hope to people." (#4211)

posted on December 5, 2014 at 4:03 PM

Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Cumming) talks about how he has been changed by being a politician. He says it's given him a wonderful perspective on life and how government can help people at the bottom move up the ladder of opportunity. He says they need... 02:04 Read More »

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