Trump Claims No Sign Of China Holding Up Trade Deal

Jul 31, 2019

This week, President Trump tweeted that China was supposed to be buying more U.S. agricultural products, with no signs they are doing so.


On this edition of River to River, host Ben Kieffer talks with analysts about this trade war and its impact on midwestern farmers, the second round of Democratic debates and other political headlines.


Also, we continue our "Home State View" series, which explores presidential candidates with reporters from their respective home state. Today's interview focusrd on congressman Tim Ryan from Ohio with WKUS's Sarah Taylor.

Guests Include:

  • Jim McCormick, professor of political science at Iowa State University
  • Tim Hagle, associate professor of political science at the University of Iowa
  • Sarah Taylor, editor at WKSU