government http://iowapublicradio.org en Conspiracy Theories: Half of Americans Believe in at Least One http://iowapublicradio.org/post/conspiracy-theories-half-americans-believe-least-one <p>Do you believe the moon landing was faked? Do you think the “Great Recession” was orchestrated by a small group of Wall Street bankers?</p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:28:02 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Emily Woodbury 42731 at http://iowapublicradio.org Conspiracy Theories: Half of Americans Believe in at Least One News Buzz: A Reopening, a Food Prize, a Homecoming, and a Pig http://iowapublicradio.org/post/news-buzz-reopening-food-prize-homecoming-and-pig <p>The partial government shutdown the country just came out of is often compared to the face-off nearly 20 years ago between President Bill Clinton and House Speaker Newt Gingrich. This News Buzz edition of River to River lo<span style="line-height: 1.5;">oks at the aftermath of the latest clash, compares it to what happened in the 90’s, and examines how Iowa and national politics have changed since then. &nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 18:54:14 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Ben Stanton 30785 at http://iowapublicradio.org News Buzz: A Reopening, a Food Prize, a Homecoming, and a Pig Education Reform from the Statehouse http://iowapublicradio.org/post/education-reform-statehouse <p>Education reform is front and center at the statehouse. Iowa Public Radio's statehouse correspondent, <a href="http://news.iowapublicradio.org/people/joyce-russell" target="_blank">Joyce Russell</a>, talks with Governor <a href="https://governor.iowa.gov/" target="_blank">Terry </a><a href="https://governor.iowa.gov/" target="_blank">Branstad</a>'s Special Assistant on Education, <a href="http://iowaeducation.iowa.gov" target="_blank">Linda Fandel</a>, in the first half of this session of River to River about the governor's plans for Iowa's schools this year.</p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 19:07:10 +0000 Joyce Russell 14127 at http://iowapublicradio.org Education Reform from the Statehouse Condition of the State Address http://iowapublicradio.org/post/condition-state-address-0 <p>Governor Terry Branstad gives his condition of the state address which is analyzed by IPR's Joyce Russell, live from the law library at the capitol in Des Moines, and Iowa State University's David Peterson, who is also the head of the Harkin Institute of Public Policy and professor of political science.</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 19:18:44 +0000 Charity Nebbe 13535 at http://iowapublicradio.org Condition of the State Address