Lavorato gives a green light, Westboro Baptist to visit Sioux City & Joni Ernst packs heat on the campaign trail, plus more in the political hodgepodge. This week’s show features Gazette political reporter James Lynch, Sioux City Journal public safety reporter Conrad Swanson, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier political reporter Jon Ericson and Lee Enterprises Iowa Bureau Chief Mike Wiser. The show was produced by The Gazette’s Max Freund and music heard in the podcast is courtesy of Copperhead and Cedar Rapids acoustic guitarist Jordan Bergren. Chat with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @OnIowaPolitics and subscribe on iTunes. Send those band sound files to firstname.lastname@example.org and fill out our online survey to help us make the podcast better.