Lindsey Cohn http://iowapublicradio.org en Politics Day: Early Voting And Ground Game http://iowapublicradio.org/post/politics-day-early-voting-and-ground-game <p>Early voting begins tomorrow in Iowa and many county auditors have said they've seen an increase interest in absentee ballot requests. It's six weeks from Election Day, and on today's Politics Day we talk with our political experts about recent events and IPR's Sarah McCammon gives an update of the presidential candidates' ground game throughout the state.</p><p>Then, one Urbandale newlywed shares how his nuptials where thrown for a curve when the president showed up.</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 18:20:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 8548 at http://iowapublicradio.org Politics Day: Early Voting And Ground Game The Politics of Foreign Policy http://iowapublicradio.org/post/politics-foreign-policy <p>This week Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney wrapped up a three-nation international trip – to England, Israel and Poland. Some of his comments abroad sure put him in the media limelight, but will it help or hurt his campaign? Host Ben Kieffer talks with political science professors &nbsp;Lindsay Cohn from the University of Northern Iowa and Jim McCormick from Iowa&nbsp;State&nbsp;University&nbsp;about the politics of foreign policy in this presidential election year.</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 14:23:09 +0000 Ben Kieffer 5573 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Politics of Foreign Policy