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Podcast: On Iowa Politics talks traffic camera ban, and gubernatorial fundraising dollars

Traffic travels past the speed camera northbound on Interstate 380 at J Avenue in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. More than 60,000 tickets were issued from that traffic camera location in 2015. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)
Traffic travels past the speed camera northbound on Interstate 380 at J Avenue in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. More than 60,000 tickets were issued from that traffic camera location in 2015. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)

This week’s show includes discussion over the potential bill that would eliminate traffic cameras in Iowa, a snapshot of campaign finance for Iowa's gubernatorial candidates, and what's so special about special elections?

On Iowa Politics is a weekly news and analysis podcast that aims to re-create the kinds of conversations that happen when you get political reporters from across Iowa together after the day’s deadlines have been met.

The show features  James Q. Lynch, Bret Hayworth, Erin Murphy, Ed Tibbetts, and Todd Dorman.

The show was produced by Max Freund and music heard in the podcast is courtesy of Copperhead and Cody Hicks.

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