FBI http://iowapublicradio.org en Iowans with Interesting Jobs http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowans-interesting-jobs <p>Ben Kieffer looks back on conversations from 2012 with Iowans who have fascinating or unusual jobs.&nbsp; These individuals discuss the cool, unique and sometimes scary aspects of their professions.</p><p></p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 12559 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowans with Interesting Jobs Secret Intelligence in the FBI http://iowapublicradio.org/post/secret-intelligence-fbi <p>Sometimes we tend to think of the FBI as America&rsquo;s police force, but the bureau&rsquo;s primary mission is actually secret intelligence. Host Ben Kieffer talks about the history of the FBI with award-winning author Tim Weiner and his new book <em>Enemies: A History of the FBI.</em> Later, Ben talks with&nbsp;Jim McMillan, a special agent stationed in the Quad Cities, about the facts and fiction behind being an agent.</p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 18:23:14 +0000 Ben Kieffer 3727 at http://iowapublicradio.org Secret Intelligence in the FBI