Grassley pushes for Iowan in senior USDA post

Southerners and Westerners don’t appreciate the family farming tradition as highly as Midwesterners, said Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley, in promoting Bill Northey, his state’s agriculture secretary, for a top job at USDA such as deputy secretary or undersecretary. Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue is President Donald Trump’s choice for agriculture secretary. “I’d be happy if… » Read More

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