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Feenstra on Tax Cuts: Democrat's Argument “Fictitious”

Republicans and Democrats sparred today over GOP plans to cut income and other taxes before lawmakers wrap up their 2018 legislative session. Separate bills in the House and Senate would cut taxes by as much as $2 billion over five years. Both chambers would also increase sales taxes to help cover the cost of the income tax cuts. Sen. Pam Jochum (D-Dubuque) is ranking Democrat on the Senate Ways and Means Committee. Speaking on Iowa Public Radio’s River to River , she predicted low to middle...

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With the 2018 Legislature in session, stay up to date on the latest bills, activities, and news from the Iowa Statehouse here.

Iowa Tobacco Money Spent

Nov 23, 2008
JFK Library

Sounds from the 1960s, recorded in Washington, Greenfield and Des Moines. Forty-five years after the slaying of President John F. Kennedy, we hear the voices of several Iowans whose professional lives were touched by the assassination. Recordings courtesy of WHO Radio and private collector Bill Sherman.

Bob Dole Speaks

Nov 12, 2008

Veterans Remembered

Nov 10, 2008

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The 2018 Iowa legislative session is underway, and Iowa Public Radio is covering what's happening. Listen to our weekly podcast "Under the Golden Dome" and stay current on issues that impact you.

Iowa Arts Showcase

Through short interviews, your host, Jacqueline Halbloom highlights the efforts and activities of non-profit arts and culture organizations throughout Iowa.

Studio One Featured Release

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Featured Release This Week From The Decemberists + Studio One Tracks Top 30 Playlist

Erudite and often springing from some dusty old corner of history, the music of The Decemberists sounds like what one would expect from a band that named themselves after the 1825 Russian insurrection known as the Decembrist (sic) revolt. But The Decemberists are also a tuneful indie rock/baroque pop band, as one would expect with acknowledged influences like Morrissey, R.E.M., and XTC. I'll Be Your Girl is the eighth studio album from the group, formed in 2000 in Portland, Oregon. Like a lot...

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