Clay Masters http://kalw.org en 'Made For This': The Rootless Life Of A Roving Musician http://kalw.org/post/made-rootless-life-roving-musician <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwSw17yPpng</p> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 12:59:00 +0000 Clay Masters 38545 at http://kalw.org 'Made For This': The Rootless Life Of A Roving Musician Iowa Opens The Doors To Medicaid Coverage, On Its Own Terms http://kalw.org/post/iowa-opens-doors-medicaid-coverage-its-own-terms At the Central Iowa Shelter and Services in Des Moines, Iowa, health insurance navigator Andrea Pearce stood in a crowded dining hall on a recent day, shouting instructions on how residents can sign up for Medicaid.<p>"If you do not have insurance and you want to enroll and you have an e-mail address where you know the password," she said, "come to the computer lab we will guide you through the application."<p>Jerry Gross enthusiastically darted to the front of the line. This tall 56-year-old carries just a duffle bag and his winter coat. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 21:21:00 +0000 Clay Masters 37664 at http://kalw.org Iowa Opens The Doors To Medicaid Coverage, On Its Own Terms William Tyler Speaks 'Truth' Through His Guitar http://kalw.org/post/william-tyler-speaks-truth-through-his-guitar <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v74m9xomCys</p> Sat, 17 Aug 2013 06:03:00 +0000 Clay Masters 31747 at http://kalw.org William Tyler Speaks 'Truth' Through His Guitar Mississippi River Level Disrupts Supply Chain http://kalw.org/post/mississippi-river-level-disrupts-supply-chain Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>It's MORNING EDITION, from NPR News. I'm Steve Inskeep.<p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>And I'm Renee Montagne. Good morning.<p>The drought is hurting farming operations in much of the Midwest and Southwest, and its next possible victim: barge traffic on the Mississippi River. There were fears that shipping on this crucial cargo route could come to a halt as early as this week, when water levels reach historic lows. But the Army Corps of Engineers says the river will likely stay open for shipping at least until the end of the month. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 09:46:00 +0000 Clay Masters 21497 at http://kalw.org King, Vilsack Take House Battle To The Fairground http://kalw.org/post/king-vilsack-take-house-battle-iowa-state-fair One of the country's toughest congressional races is in Iowa between Republican Rep. Steve King and the state's former first lady, Christie Vilsack.<p>Iowa is losing a seat in the House after the election, due to redistricting. Now ultra-conservative King is facing a more moderate electorate as he runs in the newly redrawn 4<sup>th</sup> Congressional District against a political newcomer.<p>This week, King and Vilsack took their messages to the Iowa State Fair, a magnet for political candidates. Sat, 18 Aug 2012 10:31:00 +0000 Clay Masters 15345 at http://kalw.org King, Vilsack Take House Battle To The Fairground