VIDEOS 2016

Mary Kramer
Dec 9, 2016 | 2 min

Mary Kramer, former U.S. Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, says Donald Trump's tough talk about China won't be a surprise to the Chinese when Gov. Terry Branstad takes over as U.S...

Chuck Larson
Dec 9, 2016 | 1 min

Chuck Larson, former U.S. Ambassador to Latvia, says ambassadors have to understand they are guests in foreign countries. He says the way you accomplish things is through leadership, and Gov...

Tom Vilsack
Dec 9, 2016 | 4 min

As appointments in the new administration continue to be made, one cabinet member’s tenure is coming to an end. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack is taking a final run around the track after...

Corn Belt Governor to Become Trump's Ambassador to China
Dec 9, 2016 | 4 min

This week, the President-elect continued to handpick his administration. In a strange twist of fate, the decision on who should handle diplomatic relations with the country of 1.3 billion people has...

DAPL
Dec 9, 2016 | 3 min

According to the National Pipeline Mapping System, there are 2.4 million miles of pipe snaking underneath the United States. Seventy-two thousand miles of those pipes are devoted to moving crude oil...