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Recommendations Released Following Iowa Senate GOP Sexual Harassment Settlement

Iowa Senate Republicans on Friday released recommendations made to them to ensure a safe workplace at the Iowa Capitol. The report was commissioned after taxpayers covered a $1.75 million sexual harassment settlement against Senate Republicans in October 2017. In her report , former Republican state senator Mary Kramer writes, "there is nothing that has changed to prevent additional inappropriate behavior and ensuing problems." She recommends all groups working at the capitol—including caucus...

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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

McCain in Des Moines

Sep 29, 2008

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

Bjork is that rare artist who has achieved popular success while still remaining seriously avant-garde. The Icelandic vocalist and songwriter has been experimenting in sound and vision for a few decades now, and she still has a lot to say. Drawing upon the mystique of her homeland, the unfolding events of her life, and of course her fertile imagination, Bjork has a new album titled Utopia. She called it that because after the darkness of her last record, Bjork is feeling optimistic and...

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