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Retrospective - Senators

Iowa Senators on Iowa Press

January 6, 2017 | 2 min

Dean Borg shares his thoughts on questioning Iowa Press guests with clips from the early 1980s of Sen. Tom Harkin, Sen. John Culver and Sen. Charles Grassley.

Retrospective - Governors

Iowa Governors on Iowa Press

January 6, 2017 | 3 min

An Iowa Press flashback to the first program appearances for future Governors Terry Branstad and Tom Vilsack.

Retrospective - Presidential Candidates

Presidential Candidates on Iowa Press

January 6, 2017 | 3 min

A look back at more than 40 years of presidential candidates campaigning for the Iowa Caucuses on Iowa Press.

Chuck Larson

Chuck Larson on Branstad's leadership as ambassador

December 9, 2016 | 1 min

Chuck Larson, former U.S. Ambassador to Latvia, says ambassadors have to understand they are guests in foreign countries. He says the way you accomplish things is through leadership, and Gov...

Mary Kramer

Mary Kramer on tackling tough issues as ambassador

December 9, 2016 | 2 min

Mary Kramer, former U.S. Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, says Donald Trump's tough talk about China won't be a surprise to the Chinese when Gov. Terry Branstad takes over as U.S...

Bill Northey

Bill Northey leaves door open to serve as Lt. Gov.

December 9, 2016 | 1 min

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey (R-Spirit Lake) says he supports Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds 100 percent as she prepares to take over the duties of governor. Northey says he's willing to help in...

Brad Anderson

Anderson says Democrats need better messaging

December 2, 2016 | 1 min

Democratic strategist Brad Anderson says part of the reason Democrats weren't successful in the 2016 election is that they didn't have the right message reaching the right people.

Jessica Vanden Berg

Vanden Berg on Democrats reaching rural voters

December 2, 2016 | 1 min

Democratic strategist Jessica Vanden Berg says she agrees with recent comments from former Iowa Gov. and U.S. Sec. of Agriculture Tom Vilsack about Democrats needing to pay more attention to rural...

Sen. Rob Hogg

Hogg on the Democratic minority in the Legislature

December 2, 2016 | 2 min

Sen. Rob Hogg (D-Cedar Rapids) says Democrats have to be reactive to what Republican legislators do, but they also must present a positive vision for how Democrats could govern better and win back...

Terry Brands Documentary Preview

Terry Brands Documentary Preview

November 30, 2016 | 3 min

The Terry Brands Documentary, produced by FloSports and airing live on Iptv.org on November 30 at 7 p.m.

Doug Gross

Gross says he's worried about Iowa impact of no TPP

November 23, 2016 | 2 min

Republican activist Doug Gross says Iowa's economy benefits greatly from the type of trade facilitated by the TPP, a trade agreement Donald Trump campaigned against.

Doug Gross

Gross says watch what Donald Trump does, not what he says

November 23, 2016 | 1 min

Republican activist Doug Gross says Donald Trump is a performer who did what he needed to in order to get elected, but Gross says he thinks Trump will do what he needs to do as president in order to...

Steve Scheffler

Scheffler says Iowa Republicans should be aggressive at Statehouse

November 23, 2016 | 1 min

Republican National Committeeman Steve Scheffler says Republicans in the Iowa Legislature should use their party's control over state government to pursue an aggressive agenda. Republican activist...

All-State Music

The Final Covenant: 2016 All-State Music Festival

November 23, 2016 | 7 min

Performance from Iowa's 2016 All-State Music Festival, the annual special featuring top high school musicians from across the state.

All-State Music

Battle Hymn of the Republic: 2016 All-State Music Festival

November 23, 2016 | 6 min

Performance from Iowa's 2016 All-State Music Festival, the annual special featuring top high school musicians from across the state.

All-State Music

Clair de Lune: 2016 All-State Music Festival

November 23, 2016 | 5 min

Performance from Iowa's 2016 All-State Music Festival, the annual special featuring top high school musicians from across the state.

All-State Music

Blogodop: 2016 All-State Music Festival

November 23, 2016 | 4 min

Performance from Iowa's 2016 All-State Music Festival, the annual special featuring top high school musicians from across the state.

Dennis Goldford

Harkin Institute fellow Dennis Goldford on politics and media

November 18, 2016 | 27 min

The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement Flansburg Fellow Dennis Goldford, a professor of political science at Drake University, speaks about the ways TV, talk radio and the...

Harkin Institute Q&A

Post-Election Q&A on Media, the Constitution and the 2016 Race

November 18, 2016 | 28 min

The Media, the Constitution, and the 2016 Race: A Post-Election Panel Q & A. Panelists include Former Representative Jim Leach (R-Iowa, 1977-2007), Former Representative Dave Nagle (D-Iowa, 1987-...

Rep. Steve King

King says Trump has mandate to build border wall

November 9, 2016 | 1 min

Rep. Steve King (R-Kiron) says construction on a border wall will probably start sometime in 2017. He says it's up to Trump to decide how to pay for it.