Filter by

Iowa

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 147 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Iowa Gubernatorial Campaign Ads

    Political ads were shown for the gubernatorial campaigns of incumbent Governor Terry Branstad (R) and Iowa State Senator Jack Hatch (D).

    21 views
  • [alt text]

    Senator Harkin's Annual Steak Fry

    Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke at Senator Tom Harkin’s (D-IA) final annual steak fry in Indianola, Iowa. Senator Harkin was…

    29,041 views
  • [alt text]

    University of Iowa President Sally Mason

    Sally Mason talked from the C-SPAN Bus in Iowa City about public policy issues impacting higher education institutions as well as the role of the Big Ten athletic conference. She…

    175 views
  • [alt text]

    Iowa 3rd Congressional District Debate

    Candidates Staci Appel (D) and David Young (R) met in a debate for Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District seat. This was a special edition of “Iowa Press” held at the Iowa…

    418 views
  • [alt text]

    Staci Appel Political Ad

    Political ads for former Democratic State Senator Staci Appel’s campaign for the U.S. House seat for the 3rd District.

    31 views
  • [alt text]

    History of the Iowa Caucuses

    Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for the Des Moines Register, talked about the history of the Iowa Caucuses and how Iowa became so important to the U.S. presidential election…

    59 views
  • [alt text]

    Governor Terry Branstad on Iowa History and Politics

    Governor Terry Brandstad (R-IA) talked about the history and politics of his state. He was interviewed in his formal office in the Capitol. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

    36 views
  • [alt text]

    History of the Iowa State Fair

    Gary Slater talked about the Iowa State Fair and its 160 years of history. He spoke about the fair’s role as a center for agriculture education in the state, and its close…

    61 views
  • [alt text]

    History of Fort Des Moines

    Jack Lufkin talked about historic Fort Des Moines, home to the U.S. Army’s first officer candidate class for African American men in 1917, and the establishment of the first…

    87 views
  • [alt text]

    American History TV in Des Moines, Iowa

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Des Moines, Iowa, from June 22-26 to feature the history and literary life of the…

    63 views
  • [alt text]

    Iowa State Capitol

    Joan Arnett toured the Iowa State Capitol, the only five-domed capitol building in the country. Constructed between 1871-1886, the building has a 275 foot, 23 karat gold-leafed…

    60 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on The Real Deal

    William Friedricks talked about his book, The Real Deal: The Life of Bill Knapp, in which he chronicles the life and career of Bill Knapp, including his career in the U.S. Navy in World War…

    79 views
  • [alt text]

    Salisbury House Library

    Megan Stout Sibbel visited the historic Salisbury House and Gardens, built between 1923-1928 by Carl and Edith Weeks. Carl Weeks was a famous cosmetics manufacturer and avid book…

    41 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Investing in Iowa

    William Friedricks talked about his book, Investing in Iowa: The Life and Times of F.M. Hubbell, in which he chronicles the life of F.M. Hubbell, who was instrumental in the development of…

    52 views
  • [alt text]

    Beaverdale Books

    Alice Meyers talked about Beaverdale Books, an independent bookstore in Des Moines, Iowa, that features a special "local authors "section. She also talked about the importance of…

    31 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Finding Her Voice

    Rekha Basu talked about her book, Finding Her Voice: A collection of Des Moines Register columns about women’s struggles and triumphs in the Midwest, in which the Des Moines Register…

    51 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Caucus Chaos

    Dave Price talked about his book, Caucus Chaos: The controversial call, characters and surprises that made Iowa 2012 a year like no other, in which he describes the controversy surrounding…

    51 views
  • [alt text]

    Book TV in Des Moines, Iowa

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Des Moines, Iowa, from June 22-26 to feature the history and literary life of the…

    202 views
  • [alt text]

    Great Flood of 1993

    Kevin Cooney talked about the Great Flood of 1993, which occurred in the American Midwest, from April to October 1993. The flood was among the most costly and devastating to ever occur in…

    94 views
  • [alt text]

    Governor Chris Christie in Davenport, Iowa

    Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) spoke at a fundraiser for Governor Terry Branstad’s (R-IA) re-election campaign. He told supporters in attendance that the November 2014 election…

    562 views
  • Load 20 More