Historical insights into the Iowa Caucuses The first test in the 2012 presidential campaign is tonight in Iowa. Ask your questions of the man who co-authored the book "The Iowa Precinct Caucuses: The Making of a Media Event."11:00 a.m.
Dennis Goldford: Professor of political science, Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Co-author of "The Iowa Precinct Caucuses: The Making of a Media Event," (3rd edition Dec. 2010). Also, "The American Constitution and the Debate Over Originialism," and a new book in spring 2012, "The Constitution of Religious Freedom: God, Politics and the First Amendment."
Lessons from the New Deal As the debate over the role of the government in job creation rages on, Midday presents an American RadioWorks documentary looking at how President Franklin Roosevelt tackled the problems of the Great Depression. "Bridge to Somewhere" examines how the structures the New Deal agencies built transformed America.12:00 p.m.