Donna Hoffman http://iowapublicradio.org en Murky Waters and Pi Day http://iowapublicradio.org/post/murky-waters-and-pi-day <p>Is winter almost over?&nbsp; And how has the long, harsh season affect Iowa's waterways and aquatic life?&nbsp; Also, the latest Quinnipiac <a href="http://www.quinnipiac.edu/institutes-and-centers/polling-institute/iowa/release-detail?ReleaseID=2019">poll</a>, 2014's Cancer in Iowa <a href="http://www.public-health.uiowa.edu/shri/pubs/pdf/Cancer_2014.pdf">report</a>, Iowa's new tourism <a href="http://thegazette.com/2014/03/10/iowa-launches-new-tourism-ad-campaign/">ad campaign</a> and <a href="http://www.piday.org/">Pi Day</a> at the <a href="http://www.sciowa.org/">Science Center of Iowa Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:15:33 +0000 Ben Kieffer, Sarah Boden & Ben Stanton 37564 at http://iowapublicradio.org Murky Waters and Pi Day Politics Day http://iowapublicradio.org/post/politics-day-32 <p><span class="userContent">President Obama gave his second inaugural address this week, in which he outlined several goals for his coming term. Ben Keiffer </span>breaks down the speech and talks about which goals are politically possible with Donna Hoffman of the University of Northern Iowa and Tim Hagle of the University of Iowa.</p><p><span class="userContent">Then, discussion over the remarks made by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during the Senate committee hearing on Benghazi and the recent House vote to extend the debt limit.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p><br>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:23:07 +0000 Ben Kieffer 13914 at http://iowapublicradio.org Politics Day Politics Day: Obama's Iowa Visit and the Middle Class http://iowapublicradio.org/post/politics-day-obamas-iowa-visit-and-middle-class <p>President Obama addressed tax cuts for the middle class at his stop in Cedar Rapids Tuesday. On this Politics Day, IPR&rsquo;s Dean Borg talks with political scientists Tim Hagle from the University of Iowa and Donna Hoffman from the University of Northern Iowa about the President&rsquo;s visit as both&nbsp;Obama&nbsp;and Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, make their appeals to the middle class.</p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 18:27:53 +0000 Dean Borg 4532 at http://iowapublicradio.org Politics Day: Obama's Iowa Visit and the Middle Class