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A Look At An Active Month For The Iowa Attorney General’s Office

Update on COVID-19 vaccinations, Iowa's Attorney General Tom Miller talks about holiday scams and remembering Iowa's first poet laureate Marvin Bell.

On this Newsbuzz edition of River to River, host Ben Kieffer speaks with Attorney General Tom Miller about Iowa’s involvement in multistate lawsuits against Google and Facebook. Miller also reflects on the election aftermath in the courts and holiday scams consumers should watch out for.

Then, an Iowa COVID-19 update from Iowa Public Radio’s Natalie Krebs and Chris Merrill helps us honor the life and work of Iowa’s first poet laureate, Marvin Bell, who died Monday, December 14, 2020.


  • Natalie Krebs, health reporter, Iowa Public Radio
  • Tom Miller, Iowa Attorney General
  • Christopher Merrill, director, International Writing Program, University of Iowa
  • Mark Simmet, host, Studio One
Ben Kieffer is the host of IPR's River to River
Matthew was a producer for IPR's River to River and Talk of Iowa