U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack (Former)

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack (Former)

March 31, 2017 | 29 min

On this edition of Iowa Press, former Iowa Governor and former US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack is our guest.

Rep. Chris Hall

Local control: Which political party champions it?

March 24, 2017 | 3 min

Republicans have traditionally pushed for local control, but Republicans at the Statehouse have pushed bills to override some local government decisions on issues like minimum wage and gun control.

Des Moines Water Works

Des Moines Water Works

March 24, 2017 | 29 min

Accusations of political payback in a contentious battle over water quality and local control in Iowa. It's a familiar issue and we'll cover it all on this edition of Iowa Press. Funding for Iowa...

Rep. Chip Baltimore and Rep. Chris Hall

Bi-partisan support for addressing water quality

March 24, 2017 | 2 min

But can legislators agree on how? Rep. Chip Baltimore (R-Boone) and Rep. Chris Hall (D-Sioux City) express support for a bill in the Iowa House, but Hall says he thinks it doesn’t go nearly far...

Rep. Chip Baltimore

Status update: Which water-related bill passes?

March 24, 2017 | 1 min

Rep. Chip Baltimore (R-Boone) and Rep. Chris Hall (D-Sioux City) share opinions on whether the legislature is more likely to pass a bill dismantling Des Moines Water Works or a bill to address water...