Welcome to Iowa Public Television! If you are seeing this message, you are using a browser that does not support web standards. This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device. Read more on our technical tips page.

Iowa Public Television

 
Get the Flash Player to see this player.
  • Conversations On Civility: An Iowa Perspective

Conversations On Civility: An Iowa Perspective: Shannahan & Larson Interview

Duration: 26:00
Program: Conversations On Civility: An Iowa Perspective
Broadcast Date: May. 17, 2011

Joe Shannahan has served as communications director for the Iowa Democratic Party, part of Gov. Tom Vilsack's campaign and the 2002 Tom Harkin senate campaign. Chuck Larson, Jr was a state representative, state senator and head of the Republican Party of Iowa. Both maintain their partisan ways, but have gone into business with one another in a public policy/consulting firm. How can they do business together under one roof? Has the tenor of the debate changed or is it the same knife fight under the golden dome? This segment is a full interview with the two from their West Des Moines office.

Tags:

Topics:

Post Date: May 17, 2011