Ag Policy Blog
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Fri Jan 23, 2015 07:36 AM CST

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is lining up farm groups to ensure politicians running for president in the Hawkeye State are willing to defend ethanol and other renewable fuels.

Branstad announced the effort Thursday during a press conference at the Iowa State Capitol. Iowa political strategists and ethanol groups have created "America's Renewable Future" as a group to lead a campaign targeting presidential candidates coming into the state. As a Bloomberg article stated, “We are designing it to look like a presidential campaign, but the RFS is our candidate,” said Eric Branstad, the governor’s son and a group organizer. “We’re going ...

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