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hear why he says there's nothing to apologize for when it comes to his statements on ted cruz. hillary clinton is stepping up her attacks on bernie sanders. hear what she had to say in an exclusive interview with channel 13 ... and a major new poll of iowa voters shows big changes in both races here. and is it time to panic with your investments? we'll talk to a local financial planner about what, if anything, you should be doing about the turmoil on wall street. .and i'm dan winters ... thanks for joining us. governor branstad isn't backing
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despite congressman steve king telling him to. the battle of words between the two started on tuesday when the governor said he hopes cruz loses in iowa on caucus day ... and here's why. from 400426 8-32 "he is the biggest opponent ... very damaging to our state." channel 13's stephanie moore
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steve king yesterday ... about the governor's statements. king did not hold back. he told us the governor's son about cruz's stance on renewable fuels ... he questioned the governor's parenting skills ... said the governor owed cruz an apology ... and said the governor was driving nails the nation status. 'i think it hurts iowas first in lose it and i will fight to keep it and by the way just over a week ago i had a significant role for holding iowa together as a first lose it well look back at this time, well look back at yesterday, january 19th 2016 as the day the process started when the governor attacked ted cruz and didnt stick to the truth. today we went back to governor branstad to ask about congressman king's statements. the governor says he stands by everything he said about ted cruz. 1626-1747 'i interviewed congressman king yesterday and he said he wants you to correct
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you still standing by what you said? well first of all im the governor of iowa and renewable energy is really important to our state and mr. cruz introduced legislation in 2013 to eliminate the renewable fuels standard and he opposes the extension of the property tax credit for wind energy this is a lot of jobs to iowa, its income to iowa farmers so obviously im going to stand up and defend the people of iowa and the jobs of this state, im proud of that. im not taking sides in the campaign but i think iowans need to know where the candidates stand on issues that are important to this state. 'the most important thing we can do is encourage iowans to get out and vote in the iowa caucuses and i think they need to vote for someone thats going to support iowa being the leader, we are the leader in ethanol, were the leader in bio-diesel, were the leader in wind-energy, were also growing in solar. im excited about that, i know there are a lot of jobs related to it, it brings income to local governments, its critically
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income to them, thats why i as governor feel the need to speak out, nobody has been a stronger supporter of renewable fuels then i have.' the governor says his only goal in speaking out about ted cruz is to support renewable energy jobs in iowa ... not to specifically effect ted cruz's campaign. ben carson returned to the campaign trail this afternoon. it was his first political appearance since an iowa staffer was killed in a car accident. carson just finished speaking in glenwood. from there he is heading to a rally in atlantic. on tuesday a campaign van flipped on an icy stretch of interstate 80 near atlantic then was hit by another vehicle. campaign volunteer braden joplin of lubbock, texas was killed in the crash. we'll have more from carson coming up tonight on the channel 13 news at six. earlier today hillary clinton
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rhetoric against senator bernie sanders. clinton started her townhall event at simpson college by thanking sanders for the "lively debate" he's brought to the campaign season. but she then took off the gloves later in her speech. afterwards she sat down one-on-one with our dave price to talk more about sanders and iowa. we'll have part of that conversation for you later in this newscast. with 11 days to go until caucus day ... a new cnn poll released within the last hour shows some big changes at the top. we'll start on the democratic side. according to cnn, bernie sanders has opened up an eight point lead over hillary clinton in iowa. sanders is getting more than 51- percent of the vote her to clinton's 43- percent. that's the biggest lead any major poll has given sanders since early september. on the republican side, cnn says donald trump now has a double digit lead here. he's leading ted cruz 37-percent to 26-percent. marco rubio is third with 14-percent ... followed by ben carson and jeb
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this afternoon protestors filled the state capitol to remind lawmakers about a controversy that isn't going away ... a final decision is still looming on the proposed bakken pipeline. "not only does the bakken pipeline threaten our land and our legacy, but it threatens our futures. it threatens my future, it threatens my friends' childrens' futures. it threatens all of our futures. this pipeline is forever - once it's in the ground, it's there and we know that. we know from the contracts we've seen from landowners it's there." :01-19 the bakken oil pipeline would carry oil from north dakota through the state of iowa. the bakken pipeline resistance coalition is a group of nearly thirty state groups who are against the pipeline. in their rally today, protestors called on state lawmakers and governor branstad to reject the pipeline
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they weren't the only advocates in the room, though... supporters of the bakken pipeline were in the back of the capitol rotunda, arguing the pipeline will create jobs and improve the state's economy. one supporter of the pipeline risk to the environment. "when you look at the project, it's a big project. and $3.8 billion dollars? and people are concerned they're not going to care what they do with the land. they're going to have bad construction? just think: if you had $3.8 billion dollars, wouldn't you be a little careful about it when you were building whatever you were building? and it's the same thing with them - they're going to do a good job because they've got a lot of money riding on this." :01-:26 the iowa utilities board hasn't decided whether to give the bakken oil this." :01-:26 the iowa utilities board hasn't decided whether to give the bakken oil pipeline the`go-ahead yet. they're expected to hold public meetings on the issue next month. a new orleans-native's local cajun restaurant in des moines is in trouble, and the people who love it the most are chipping in to help. steven james and his family
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south-west ninth street seven years ago. the small eatery has been reviewed as one of the best places for "authentic" cajun-style food in the metro. but the owners say fat tuesday is in some financial trouble, and so members of the community are making donations through a go-fund- me page to keep the place afloat. the owners say they aren't just relying on the kindness of strangers, though... they've got big plans for mardi gras in a few weeks, holding festivities all day to bring customers in. they're also planning to host a few local bands at their shop for a fundraiser. combined with the support of the public, fat tuesday is hoping to keep its doors open and that authentic cajun flavor alive in des moines. "it's just amazing the people that come out of the woodwork in des moines just to help our small restaurant. so our goal is, to help ourselves do those things, and once we get out of this rut, we should be able to start marketing more." :01-:16 you can show your support for fat tuesday a number of ways.
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w-h- o-t-v-dot-com. a young sioux city girl has found a unique way to help raise money for cancer charities. she's encouraging classmates to pay a price to break the rules. coming up next ... see how she's getting kids to fork over cash for a good cause. and if you're trying to raise money the last place you want to be right now is on wall street. we'll talk to a local financial planner about what you should and shouldn't be doing as the market nose dives. it's usually against the rules
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the world a president has to grapple with, sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's prepared for it like no other. a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls.
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leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. the presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done. i'm hillary clinton, and i approve this message. class at a sioux city elementary school. it was all due to a classmate on a mission. sam curtiss introduces us to the girl who's taking action in memory of her late uncle. "that she went through all this," said kellesse heard. kellesse heard gets emotional talking about her aunt. using both hands to wipe tears away. "and i'm thankful to have her in my life," said heard. her aunts husband and kellesse's uncle, edward courts, battled with stage four stomach cancer. he died in december. "and i had a third grade teacher who "and i'm thankful to have her in my life," said heard. her aunts husband and kellesse's uncle, edward courts, battled with stage four stomach cancer. he
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third grade teacher who had breast cancer," said heard. so, kellesse wanted to make a difference. from sports hats to bucket hats and custom hats. wednesday was hat day at crescent park elementary because of her. "it really touched my heart when i heard that she wanted to do something for others," said melanie robinson, kellesse's teacher. so the fifth grader wrote her principal. seeking and getting approval for hat day. the only requirement - for each one worn - students would donate a dollar for the june e. nylen cancer center. "it shows that they care," said kellesse heard. "it was really impressive how many people we got to donate ."of the 204 students, kellesse says all pitched in. raising $216. something she could tell mom at pickup. "i was very proud," said tina heard, kellesse's mother. "we were actually going through a loss at that point and she just decided on her own that she wanted to help. it was the best feeling." the school even posted a bulletin board to show the donations. which is what she stood in front of answering one last question about what the word fearless on her hat meant to her. "just because you have cancer, you can still do whatever you want,"
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kellesse plans to hand deliver the gift to the cancer center. the raptor resource project in decorah says everything is going according to plans with the new eagle cam nest so far this winter. this is a live look at the nest. the original nest that millions have been watching for years was destroyed in a storm last summer. but the raptor resource project built a new nest nearby and successfully enticed the birds to return to it. they say the birds are now showing all indications that some new eggs will soon be laid in the nest. "they know they're getting ready for it, so at this point they're not only preparing the nest itself, they're starting to prepare the center of the nest for the eggs. they lay in
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soft, shredded, insulated material to help them keep the eggs warm." once they've hatched the eaglets will stick around the nest until august or september before they leave the nest for good. temperatures will be about
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marco rubio. he ran for senate saying he opposed amnesty... then he flipped, and worked with liberal chuck schumer to co-author the path to citizenship bill. he threatened to vote against it. and then voted for it. he supported his own dream act and then he abandoned it. marco rubio. just another washington politician you can't trust. jeb bush. he's a leader, so you always know where he stands. right to rise usa
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the world a president has to grapple with, sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's prepared for it like no other. a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls. negotiating a cease-fire in gaza, leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. the presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done.
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upper teens. it will be a gloomy start to the day tomorrow, as we will be under quite a bit of cloud cover and clouds will begin to clear by the afternoon hours, but temperatures will still be a few degrees cooler will quickly clear by early saturday and temperatures will be a bit nicer as well. we'll see the lower 30s for saturday afternoon and the upper 30s on sunday, which will help melt a bit of the lingering snow cover. by monday a new system will move in and bring in chances for light snow. ad lib main
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financial planner about what you should and shouldn't be doing in the midst of a wall street sell off. the world a president has to grapple with, sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's prepared for it like no other. a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls. negotiating a cease-fire in gaza, leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. the presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done.
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today in america, the top 1/10 of 1% owns almost as much wealth as the bottom 90% this great country and our government belong to all of us. wall street, corporate america, wealthy campaign donors have so much influence that the only way they are defeated is
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and say loudly and clearly, "enough is enough." i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. all three major indices bounced back slightly today after yesterday's huge losses. the markets have been in a nose dive since late december. we all know not to overreact to the market ... especially where our retirement savings are involved.
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under react, either. joining us now to talk about what we should and shouldn't be doing about this downturn in the market is tammie schroeder ... a financial advisor with edward jones here in des moines. there's a panic on the east
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the world a president has to grapple with, sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job.
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a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls. negotiating a cease-fire in gaza, leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. the presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done. i'm hillary clinton, and i approve this message. there way, and more importantly: does it mean anything for iowa's forecast. earlier in the newscast we told you a new poll has hillary clinton trailing bernie sanders in iowa. hear how she went on the attack against the vermont senator today as her iowa lead disappears. plus ... see what wrestling move has made a pair of iowa twins viral video stars. news at four front door earlier this week we got another
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but that was nothing compared to what is heading for the east coast in the next 24 hours. 80 million americans...mostly in the mid-atlantic region... are bracing for a winter storm that forecasters say poses a dangerous threat. nbc's chris clackum has more on how city's and residents are preparing for it. "we'll also be watching the snow from memphis to louisville all the way back starting in dc as we go through about the friday evening period. preps are underway in the mid-atlantic region where two feet of snow may fall by saturday... especially around the nation's capital. "we're preparing for a blizzard and i don't know that i have lived through a forecast like this" dc's mayor has declared a state of emergency starting friday... closing schools, government and businesses.. while residents
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"bye, bye everybody...get ready" surprised it's taken this long for winter to get here, a foot or more may fall in northeast. "we've all been lulled to sleep a bit by how warm a winter it's been. it's astounding to me that we are almost to feb 1 before we had our first real dangerous with what's expected to fall across the carolinas. north carolina : - : "sleet and making roads very treacherous and coating trees power" "when you get to a half an inch of ice accumulation, that's when things start falling, that's when power lines the trees start coming down" stores in the path of the storm have been had a run on supplies....some shelves are empty.... while airlines have warned passengers that flying could be a mess....and some carriers have waived change fees. chris clackum, nbc news. there is one east coast governor who may not be at home for the storm. chris christie is in the middle of a campaign blitz in new hampshire. this morning he said he plans to continue campaigning as the
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state. but he says he's ready to head back in a moment's notice. new jersey "we're preparing for the worst, like we always do, and you can always scale back. so, like i said, we've been through this dance a bunch of times before, from my perspective we're doing the things we need to do, in terms of getting the roadways ready, dealing with potential coastal flooding and all the rest of that. so everyone on the call last night had their assignments, i gave everybody their assignments. i'll be back on the phone at ten o'clock tonight. they know if they need me before then, they just call me and get me. we've got through this rodeo a bunch of times before, we know how to do it." in 2010 christie faced criticism for taking a family vacation to disney world as a massive storm hit new jersey. at the same time christie has also been celebrated for his response to other natural disasters ... including hurricane sandy.
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congress doesn't regulate wall street... wall street regulates congress. it's a rigged economy that sends most new wealth to the top 1%. and it's held in place by a corrupt political system where wall street banks and billionaires buy elections. my campaign is funded
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people who know you can't level the playing field by taking more money from wall street. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message.
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the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state who stood up for america, and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe...
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hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. and you can expect to see plenty of hillary clinton, her husband, daughter and friends around the state of iowa until then. last summer clinton appeared to be cruising to victory and a spot on this november's general election. but then the bernie sanders campaign caught fire. now she's being forced to change tactics and go on the offensive against sanders. this afternoon she sat down exclusively with our dave price to talk about sanders and why she is the right choice for iowans. ... affordable care act has solved." to get that interview with
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to get that interview with secretary clinton today dave had to tear himself away from this little one. last night dave and his wife emily welcomed little lyla
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fine today. dave says he wife gave him the okay to leave the hospital and interview hillary clinton today. temperatures will be about average overnight with lows in the middle to marco rubio. he ran for senate saying he opposed amnesty... then he flipped, and worked with liberal chuck schumer to co-author the path to citizenship bill. he threatened to vote against it. and then voted for it.
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marco rubio. just another washington politician you can't trust. jeb bush. he's a leader, so you always know where he stands. right to rise usa is responsible for the content of this message. the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again...
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and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver.
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upper teens. it will be a gloomy start to the day tomorrow, as we will be under quite a bit of cloud cover and maybe just a few flurries. those clouds will begin to clear by the afternoon hours, but temperatures will still be a few degrees cooler and in the middle 20s. clouds will quickly clear by early saturday and temperatures will be a bit nicer as well. we'll see the lower 30s for saturday afternoon and the upper 30s on sunday, which will help melt a bit of the lingering snow cover. by monday a new system will move in and bring in chances for light snow. ad lib main weather coming up next ... find out why
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stars ... they wrestled in the womb for nine the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday.
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for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state who stood up for america, and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. again! again!
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again! again? again! again! general mills is removing artificial flavors and colors from our cereals. so you can love cereal... again! last weekend two iowa twins took their eternal fight to the mat.
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best when they hit the mat. what they got was a viral moment that all parents can relate to. jenna morton has the story. seven-year-old twins thomas and joe schlichting couldn't be any more opposite... 55:15 "i like basketball, i like hotdogs." thomas likes to dance and joe likes sports... and they'll tell you they rarely get along... 53:08 "um ehh kind of hand movement" while they have fun wrestling around at home...on the actual mat they can be pretty competitive....especi ally this past weekend... the boys got to wrestle each other for the first time at a tournament... 36:04 "i kept envisioning this brotherly love at the end no matter who won or lost they would like give each other a nice big hug." but from the start of the match their parents could tell it wasn't going to end well... 37:37 "they were doing moves i've never seen." it was a close match but thomas came out the winner....video captured the not so happy victory...
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54:42 "i punched him." they put the video on facebook to share with family...from there it's gone viral... 40:36 "my phone has not stopped buzzing." thomas and joe were able to put the incident aside... 39:39 "it was nothing happened like maybe five minutes later they shared some nachos and a gatorade." while chris and emily say it was a good lesson in sportsmanship... 49:28 "i hope people see the humor in it and that we don't condone hitting or or bad sportsmanship and we obviously talked to them afterwards." the boys parents say they don't know if they'll both participate in wrestling next year, but if they do... they don't see a rematch anytime in the future. we'll be back in three minutes
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the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world...
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that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state who stood up for america, and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice... i'm listening to you, i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clinton
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returning fire... governor branstad has a message for congressman steve king... why he says there's nothing to apologize for when it comes to his statements on ted cruz. one year from today a new president will be waking up in the white house... but who will it be? a new poll has a new leader in one race. childhood hunger... nearly 75 - percent of students in the des moines public school reduced lunch. how a new program is helping to ease of burden of childhood
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earlier this week, governor branstad asked iowans to defeat ted cruz in the iowa caucuses. tonight... he's doubling down on his remarks. good evening and thank you for joining us tonight... i'm sonya heitshusen... and i'm dan winters... on tuesday when the governor was asked if he wanted ted cruz defeated on caucus night he said 'yes' then congressman steve king went on the record saying branstad had his facts wrong...and asked the governor to apologize... stephanie moore joins us with the latest on this political showdown... it's first on 13... stephanie it's a back and forth game on who is and who isn't supporting texas has said he isn't officially going to endorse a candidate until after the caucuses but made his position on cruz known...it was a statement that congressman steve king did not agree with.
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