IPTV to host presidential debate on manufacturing
Iowa Public Television (IPTV) will broadcast a Republican Party presidential debate Nov. 1 that is sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). IPTV also will make the forum available for live and archived streaming online. Gov. Terry Branstad and Tom Hudson, co-anchor and managing editor of “Nightly Business Report” on the Public Broadcasting Service, have agreed to moderate the discussion, which will focus on manufacturing issues. Vermeer Corp. of Pella will host the forum. Vermeer CEO Mary Andringa is chairman of the NAM board of directors.