Iowan Sean Strub has lead a distinguished career as a gay rights activist and advocate for people with HIV/AIDS. He founded POZ Magazine, designed to serve those living with the disease, a community he knows very well since he has been living with HIV since 1980.
Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell has made a career out of crafting compromise. First in the U.S. Senate, then later brokering peace in Northern Ireland, and finally tackling peace in the Middle East. Host Ben Kieffer talks with Mitchell about Syria and Iran. He’ll also share his views on what is driving the hyper-partisan atmosphere in Washington.
Some Iowa Republicans in the business world are criticizing their party’s 4th district Congressman Steve King for his role in the federal government shutdown. But even before the showdown in Washington, there was talk of mounting a primary challenge against the six-term incumbent.