1st Congressional District http://iowapublicradio.org en Analysis on Iowa's Primary Results http://iowapublicradio.org/post/analysis-iowas-primary-results <p>Three open congressional seats from Iowa are up for grabs in this November’s midterm elections – a very rare occurrence in Iowa politics!</p><p>Today on <em>River to River</em>, an analysis of last night's primary results for those races. Joining host Ben Kieffer are guests Kathie Obradovich, of the Des Moines Register, and Tim Hagle of the University of Iowa.</p><p>Ben asks them about the candidates’ strengths, possible weaknesses, and he has them ponder campaign strategies each camp is likely to employ leading up to November.</p><p></p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 22:34:32 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Emily Woodbury 41729 at http://iowapublicradio.org Analysis on Iowa's Primary Results Congressional Candidates Bruce Braley and Ben Lange Debate http://iowapublicradio.org/post/congressional-candidates-bruce-braley-and-ben-lange-debate <p>Iowa’s 1<sup>st</sup><sup> </sup>Congressional District candidates square off in a radio debate. Host Ben Kieffer, and a panel of reporters, pose questions to Democrat, Congressman Bruce Braley, and Republican challenger Ben Lange. The candidates&nbsp;discuss issues including jobs, the deficit and agriculture.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 19:33:35 +0000 Ben Kieffer 9169 at http://iowapublicradio.org Congressional Candidates Bruce Braley and Ben Lange Debate