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Election Results And What It Means For The President

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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Lexington, Ky., Monday, Nov. 4, 2019

President Trump faces a low national approval rating and the impeachment inquiry is still in the air. Despite all this, a new set of surveys shows President Trump remains highly competitive in key battleground states – the likeliest to decide his re-election.

In this Politics Day edition of River to River, host Ben Kieffer speaks with political analyst Jonathan Hassid, associate professor of political science at Iowa State University, and Jim McCormick, professor of political science at Iowa State University. Together, they discuss where the nations stands being a year away from the general election, the democratic victories in Kentucky and Virginia and withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement.

 

Guest Include:

  • Jonathan Hassid, associate professor of political science at Iowa State University.
  • Jim McCormick, professor of political science at Iowa State University. 

 

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