Ep38: Primary Results Aftermath & L.G. Speculation

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard discusses the aftermath of the Iowa primary, including optimism for the exciting Democratic ticket, who Fred Hubbell may pick for Lt. Governor and what Starting Line will be up to during the next two weeks.

Ep37: Election Day Chat With Iowa’s Political Reporters

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard is joined by two of Iowa’s top political journalists in the state, Brianne Pfannenstiel of the Des Moines Register and Erin Murphy of Lee Newspapers. We break down the governor’s race and look back at all the major moments that shaped the primary up to this point.

Ep34: Polling & Fundraising In Democratic Primaries

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard breaks down poll numbers for the Democratic gubernatorial primary and District 3 race with show producer Chance Dorland, followed by an interview with Jerry Crawford about the gubernatorial candidates’ fundraising numbers.

Ep33: Fred Hubbell Interview & Democratic Enthusiasm

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard speaks with 13th District Iowa State Representative Chris Hall about upcoming elections & Democrats’ predicted ‘blue wave,’ followed by an interview with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred Hubbell.

Ep32: End Of Session & Tom Steyer Interview

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard speaks with District 77 Representative Amy Nielsen about the end of the legislative session, followed by an interview with billionaire hedge fund manager Tom Steyer about his push to impeach President Trump.

Ep31: Early Voting & Cindy Axne Interview

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard speaks about new early voting rules with Polk County Auditor Jamie Fitzgerald, followed by an interview with 3rd district congressional candidate Cindy Axne & audio from Nancy Pelosi’s recent trip to Iowa.

Ep29: Dave Jamison Mess & John Paschen Interview

 Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard & show producer Chance Dorland discuss all the different components of the ongoing Dave Jamison firing & Iowa Finance Authority misuse of funds, followed by an interview with Iowa 4th District Democratic candidate John Paschen.