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LIVE UPDATES: Thursday's Iowa Ideas conference sessions

    Sep 21, 2017 at 10:55 am

    Live updates from Thursday’s sessions of the Iowa Ideas conference in downtown Cedar Rapids. To add your updates, use the Twitter hashtag #iowaideas17.

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