The institute is bi-partisan and sponsors many on-campus programs featuring state and local politicians, educators, entrepreneurs, and many others. Throughout the year, the institute hosts lectures, and conferences around relevant topics featuring significant and controversial issues impacting the region, the state, the nation, and the world. Wikipedia*
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David Yepsen has 68 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Call-In as a Correspondent for the Politics of the Des Moines Register. The year with the most videos was 2004 with nine videos as an Editor for the Politics of the Des Moines Register. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 635 views per program as a Correspondent and Columnist for the Politics of the Des Moines Register. Most appearances with Mike Glover (18), Dean Borg (12), Steve Scully (8). Most common tags: Iowa, Road to the White House, Presidential Nomination.