Open Season Linda talks with David Yepsen, a political reporter for the Des Moines Register, about the extremely early visits to Iowa that some presidential hopefuls for the 2000 election are making. Yepsen says that their appearances there are mainly designed to let people know that they're thinking about entering the race, and to keep their names in the local media.
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Open Season

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Open Season

Open Season

Open Season

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Linda talks with David Yepsen, a political reporter for the Des Moines Register, about the extremely early visits to Iowa that some presidential hopefuls for the 2000 election are making. Yepsen says that their appearances there are mainly designed to let people know that they're thinking about entering the race, and to keep their names in the local media.