Podcast: On Iowa Politics talks Gov. Branstad to China, and the 2018 race for Governor

U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (from left), Gov. Terry Branstad, and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley talk together in the anteroom before a hearing in front of the Senate Committe on Foreign Relations for Gov. Terry Branstad to become Ambassador to China in Washington, D.C. on May 2, 2017. (Stephen Mally/ The Gazette)
U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (from left), Gov. Terry Branstad, and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley talk together in the anteroom before a hearing in front of the Senate Committe on Foreign Relations for Gov. Terry Branstad to become Ambassador to China in Washington, D.C. on May 2, 2017. (Stephen Mally/ The Gazette)

This week on the podcast the reporters discuss Gov. Branstad's impending confirmation for Ambassador to China, as well as discussing the 2018 Democratic gubernatorial candidates.

On Iowa Politics is a weekly news and analysis podcast which re-creates the conversations that happen when Iowa's political reporters get together after deadlines have been met. This week's show features Erin Murphy, Christinia Crippes, Todd Dorman, and James Q. Lynch. This week's show was produced by Sarah Muller and the music heard in the podcast is courtesy of Paleo. Chat with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @OnIowaPolitics, and subscribe on iTunes or Stitcher. Know an Iowa musician who should be on our show? Send their band sound files to oniowapolitics@gmail.com

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