Taniesha Kauten: A Day in the Life of an Iowan

By Misha Euceph

Taniesha Kauten in Iowa

“I remember growing up, my mom talking about it. I don’t think I really understood everything going on until the 2008 elections… When it was like Obama and the old guy… What was his name? Mc? McClain.”

– Taniesha Kauten, University of Iowa student. She was born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

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