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Podcast: On Iowa Politics talks Rep. Rod Blum's reelection chances, and Sen. Chuck Grassley's role in Supreme Court hearings

U.S. Rep. Rod Blum waits as people shout during his town hall at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, May. 9, 2017. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
U.S. Rep. Rod Blum waits as people shout during his town hall at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, May. 9, 2017. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)

This week's On Iowa Politics Podcast covers Sen. Chuck Grassley's role in the hearings of Supreme Court nominee Bret Kavanaugh, and Rep. Rod Blum's district being called by Politico "one of Democrats' best pickup opportunities this fall."

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 Lynch, Thomas Nelson, Erin Murphy, Todd Dorman, and Ed Tibbetts. 

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

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