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… read more

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 process. 

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 community. Working with the Mediacom cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments aired on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments aired on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

History of the Iowa Caucuses

70 Views
Program ID:
320289-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Des Moines, Iowa, United States
First Aired:
Jul 20, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 26, 2014

Airing Details

  • Jul 20, 2014 | 2:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 21, 2014 | 5:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2014 | 10:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Purchase a DVD or Download

History of the Iowa Caucuses

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:08:06
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:08:06
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video