David Swenson, associate scientist, had several recent media contacts:
KASI Radio’s The Trent Rice Show to discuss President Trump’s proposed steel and aluminum tariffs.
Cathy Zhang, radio show host of Engage America with Sound of Hope Radio (SOH), a Chinese-English bilingual public radio network based in San Francisco. They discussed the U.S. News report that ranked Iowa as the nation’s number one state across a set of eight indicators.
Ty Rushing, Sioux City Journal, about how the proposed steel and aluminum tariffs proposed by President Trump might affect Iowa’s economy.
Tom Beaumont, Associated Press, about the farm and value-added farm economy in northwest Iowa and how a trade war might impact both the local economy and political support for President Trump.
Shayndi Raice, The Wall Street Journal, about Iowa and Iowa rural area labor supply issues related to the Governor Reynolds’ initiative to boost skills training.