This week on the On Iowa Politics podcast, reporters discussed Maryland U.S. Rep. John Delaney’s newly announced presidential campaign for 2020 and 2018 gubernatorial hopefuls’ plans and promises.

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

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