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Buttigieg in Iowa

Buttigieg told a crowd at the middle school, unifying the country is one of his top priorities, if elected President. Fighting climate change and including farmers in a positive solution is another goal. “If we can find billions of dollars to pay American farmers to not sell their goods to China, then surely we can … Continue reading ""


Klobuchar in Iowa

Greene County Dem Chair says she’s a farmer. What will you do there? Klobuchar talks farm bill, and creating incentives to capture greenhouse gasses through new approaches. Have to start seeing climate solutions in rural America. #IACaucus


Buttigieg in Nevada

“Tackling climate change and our environmental challenges will also be a focus of this rural renaissance. Too often, rural America has been told it’s part of the climate problem and not invited to be part of the solution. So we’ll invest up to $50 billion in agricultural R&D over the next decade, invest in clean … Continue reading ""

The Ely Times

Booker in Iowa

Booker said addressing climate change is so important, it will be “the lens through which we view everything. I feel an existential urgency on this. I will find more ways for people to care about this issue.” Part of Booker’s climate change plan includes recruiting farmers and ranchers to be part of the solution. He … Continue reading ""

The Quad-City Times

Buttigieg in New Hampshire

In a speech that addressed issues including climate change, national security, gun control and health care, Buttigieg touched on topics common to communities in and around Claremont, including the opioid crisis and agriculture. “We need to make sure every American understands where they fit,” in fighting the climate crisis, he said. “I’m calling for farmers … Continue reading ""

Valley News

Booker in Iowa

Booker tells KNIA News his position on fixing climate change works as a way to invigorate the rural economy all at the same time. “There is no way out of the climate crisis we are in without farmers leading the way. We need to pay farmers, we need to develop the revenue stream. We have … Continue reading ""

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Klobuchar in Iowa

Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar is making her way around Iowa for her 27 county tour before Christmas. The 2020 presidential hopeful stopped in Onawa today to speak with local farmers. They discussed the current struggles in rural America, including healthcare, education and farming and the hurdles they face like the trade war and climate change. … Continue reading ""