Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard speaks with Tim Gannon, Democrats’ Secretary of Agriculture candidate, about Iowa’s agriculture economy & how it is/will be affected by China. We also do a little bit of Agriculture 101. And then we interview Thomas Heckroth about his campaign for Iowa’s 1st Congressional District.
Another Iowa gubernatorial candidate joins the show as Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard speaks with Cathy Glasson. But before that, Pat & show producer Chance Dorland discuss the results for the SD25 special election to replace Bill Dix.
Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard talks to Ben Foecke about legislative primaries & interviews Congressman Eric Swalwell of California.
Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard discusses recent shakeups up in Iowa politics as well as abortion legislation with returning guests State Representative Todd Prichard & Representative Amy Nielsen alongside Planned Parenthood lobbyist Erin Davison-Rippey.
Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard attended the precinct caucus site at Roosevelt High School where he recorded audio of key moments throughout the night.
Iowa Democratic Party Executive Director Kevin Geiken joins host Pat Rynard for Iowa Starting Line Podcast episode #8, followed by an interview with State Senator Matt McCoy.
Representatives Amy Nielsen of North Liberty and Todd Prichard of Charles City join host Pat Rynard for Iowa Starting Line Podcast episode #7, followed by an interview with Leann Jacobsen of Spencer, a Democratic candidate for the 4th District.
For Iowa Starting Line Podcast episode #4, Grant Woodard, the former campaign manager for 2014 Democratic gubernatorial nominee Jack Hatch, joins host Pat Rynard to discuss the upcoming gubernatorial primary & the all-important fundraising deadline, followed then by an interview with small business owner & coach Eddie Mauro about the DACA debate & his campaign for Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District Democratic primary.
Pat Rynard brings episode #3 on the road for a Perkins-inspired edition of the Iowa Starting Line Podcast to cover the special election for Iowa House District 6 and Democratic challenger Rita DeJong.
Iowa Starting Line Podcast episode #2 begins with host Pat Rynard & guests Iowa House District 13 Representative Chris Hall of Sioux City & Iowa Citizen Action Network Executive Director Sue Dinsdale discussing Governor Kim Reynolds’ Condition of the State Address, the 2018 & 2019 budget, Hall’s lawsuit over Reynolds’ budget transfer & how to get involved this session.