Will ‘Medicare for All’ and free college appeal to rural voters or send them back to Trump in 2020?

August 20, 2019 | Chicago Tribune

Ron Rosmann crossed the gravel stretch of Ironwood Road that cuts through his family farm’s 700 acres and knelt in a turnip field with Sen. Elizabeth Warren, explaining to the Democratic presidential contender how he grows a variety of organic crops without the use of pesticides.

After talking about conservation and the need to fight “Big Ag,” the 69-year-old western Iowa farmer sat down with his family and Warren on strategically placed bales of hay to discuss her new agriculture plan as cameras recorded every moment from the other side of a weathered wooden fence.

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