This week’s episode features a discussion on the government shutdown, the start of Obamacare and what the resignation of State Sen. Kent Sorenson means for the Iowa Caucuses. Taking part in this week’s show: Quad City Times political reporter Ed Tibbetts, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier political reporter Jon Ericson, The Gazette’s James Lynch 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 Sound Thoughts of Cedar Rapids. Chat with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @OnIowaPolitics and subscribe on iTunes. Send those band sound files to email@example.com.