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An Interview with Chris Peters: Iowa's 2nd District Republican Candidate

Ben Kieffer
Iowa Public Radio
Dr. Chris Peters, Iowa's 2nd District Republican Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, in Iowa Public Radio's Iowa City studio.

On this segment of River to River, host Ben Kieffer speaks with Dr. Chris Peters, a Coralville-based surgeon and Republican running to represent Iowa's 2nd congressional distrct.

Dr. Peters says the healthcare debate should focus on rising healthcare costs as opposed to issues with healthcare coverage. He also talks about where he agrees and disagrees with President Trump and defends his political credentials.

Also during this half hour, Dr. Peters defends his views on trade, tariffs, and immigration, and takes questions from callers.


Katelyn Harrop is a producer for IPR's River to River and Talk of Iowa
Ben Kieffer is the host of IPR's River to River