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Equine therapy (#503)

Equine therapy (#503)

posted on July 2, 2015 at 1:26 PM

See how horses are being used in a therapeutic way to help some Iowans improve their quality of life. 06:10 Read More »
Branstad: Iowa took right path regarding Obamacare (#4238)

Branstad: Iowa took right path regarding Obamacare (#4238)

posted on June 26, 2015 at 5:47 PM

Gov. Terry Branstad (R-Des Moines) says it was not a mistake for Iowa to not create a state exchange under Obamacare. Instead, Branstad says his administration is trying to make the best of a bad situation by attempting to restore stability to... 02:11 Read More »
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Iowa City (#0)

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Iowa City (#0)

posted on March 30, 2015 at 10:07 AM

Full Program: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha... 01:00:10 Read More »
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Carroll (#0)

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Carroll (#0)

posted on March 27, 2015 at 5:29 PM

Full Program: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha... 49:06 Read More »
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Johnston (#0)

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Johnston (#0)

posted on March 18, 2015 at 10:55 AM

Full Program: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha... 01:49:21 Read More »
Potential GOP Presidential Candidates Talk Ag in Iowa  (#4029)

Potential GOP Presidential Candidates Talk Ag in Iowa (#4029)

posted on March 13, 2015 at 3:12 PM

The Iowa Ag Summit was conceived and hosted by Bruce Rastetter, agricultural entrepreneur who also serves as the President of the Iowa board of Regents, believes the media are asking the wrong questions. The daylong event was attended by... 06:46 Read More »
High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action (#4026)

High Nitrate Levels in One Iowa Watershed Moves Utility Toward Historic Legal Action (#4026)

posted on February 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM

It’s a morning ritual in Iowa’s capitol city. The Des Moines Waterworks collects samples from the Raccoon River - the primary source of drinking water for half-a-million central Iowans. 10:47 Read More »
Special Edition: Concussions in Iowa Sports (#4105)

Special Edition: Concussions in Iowa Sports (#4105)

posted on October 4, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Full Program: Tom Wilson (Head Coach & Athletic Director at Dowling Catholic High School), Marv Cook (Head Football Coach at Iowa City Regina High School; former U of I and NFL tight end), and Dr. Andy Peterson (Director, University of Iowa... 28:45 Read More »
U.S. Rep. Steve King Discusses Health Care Reform in Congress (#3717)

U.S. Rep. Steve King Discusses Health Care Reform in Congress (#3717)

posted on December 30, 2009 at 9:44 AM

Full Program: U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) represents Iowa's 5th Congressional District. He discusses health care reform efforts in Congress, as well as other issues facing the U.S. House of Representatives. Joining Rep. King at the Iowa Press table are... 27:47 Read More »
Rural Health Care Cooperatives Get Another Look (#3516)

Rural Health Care Cooperatives Get Another Look (#3516)

posted on December 18, 2009 at 9:12 AM

The health care debate has lawmakers investigating several options. Farmers in rural Wisconsin are already receiving medical care through an innovative program. 05:15 Read More »
Former Rep. Richard Gephardt on Health Care Reform and the Economy (#3711)

Former Rep. Richard Gephardt on Health Care Reform and the Economy (#3711)

posted on November 20, 2009 at 1:44 PM

Full Program: Former U.S. Rep. Richard Gephardt (D-St. Louis) is the guest on the next Iowa Press. Gephardt, who served as a leader in the U.S. House and has been a candidate for president, will discuss the elements of broad-based health care reform. Joining... 27:45 Read More »
U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) on the Health Care Initiative (#3710)

U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Waterloo) on the Health Care Initiative (#3710)

posted on November 13, 2009 at 2:50 PM

Full Program: Rep. Bruce Braley discusses the ongoing work of the 111th United States Congress, including the health care initiative that just passed the U.S. House of Representatives, with moderator Dean Borg, of Iowa Public Radio; Mike Glover, senior... 27:46 Read More »
Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Cumming) on Health Care (#3709)

Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Cumming) on Health Care (#3709)

posted on November 6, 2009 at 12:00 AM

Full Program: Sen. Tom Harkin discusses the work of Congress, including the debate over health care reform. Joining Harkin at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg, of Iowa Public Radio; Mike Glover, senior legislative and political reporter for the... 27:47 Read More »
Reporters Roundtable: Balancing Health and Politics (#3701)

Reporters Roundtable: Balancing Health and Politics (#3701)

posted on September 11, 2009 at 5:06 PM

Full Program: The nation focuses on overhauling the health care system while incumbent politicians and those who would like to be office holders assess their own political health. Political reporters Mike Glover; Kay Henderson, James Lynch and Kathie... 27:44 Read More »
Health Care Reform Slowly Churns in Washington (#3448)

Health Care Reform Slowly Churns in Washington (#3448)

posted on July 31, 2009 at 8:07 PM

Congressional leaders have spent much of the summer in closed-door meetings hammering out details of potential health care reform. 02:45 Read More »
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