Political Junkie: Iowa, Endorsements and Polls In this week's edition of the Political Junkie, Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor, talks about the lead-up to the Iowa caucuses with David Yepsen, political columnist for the Des Moines Register. How much do newspaper endorsements affect decisions on Election Day?
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Political Junkie: Iowa, Endorsements and Polls

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In this week's edition of the Political Junkie, Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor, talks about the lead-up to the Iowa caucuses with David Yepsen, political columnist for the Des Moines Register. How much do newspaper endorsements affect decisions on election day?

Guests:

Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor, writes the "Political Junkie" column and has a weekly podcast called "It's All Politics"

David Yepsen, political columnist and blogger for the Des Moines Register