On Iowa Politics discusses the Democrats' big wins during the 2017 election, Sean Spicer's appearance in Des Moines, and whether Rep. Rod Blum is vulnerable in the 2018 election.

On Iowa Politics is a weekly news and analysis podcast which re-creates the conversations that happen when Iowa's political reporters get together after deadlines have been met. This week's show features Erin Murphy, James Q. Lynch and Todd Dorman.

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