Iowa Caucus:A Look Behind The Scenes By Matt Johnson | January 8, 2012 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on 2012 Subscribe to 2012 Click to see a tour of the Iowa Caucus Media Filing Center Click to see a tour of the Iowa Caucus Media Filing CenterThe Iowa caucuses are held in hundreds of locations across the state, but there is one central location where the votes are tallied and the media gathers. That’s media filing center in Des Moines, Iowa. On caucus night the place was filled with congressmen, famous media people, and of course, The UpTake. Google was a major sponsor of the venue, hence the “Google Hangout”. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.