Thursday, June 28, 2007

Romney Called For Cutting Farm Subsidies

(Cross-posted at Iowa Independent)
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, the front-runner in Iowa, called for the "virtual elimination" of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and cuts to farm subsides in his failed 1994 U.S. Senate race against Ted Kennedy.

Romney opponents are now are citing a debate and several Boston news articles in which the former Massachusetts governor said, among other things, "I also believe we're going to have agricultural subsidies reduced."

Read the full story at Iowa Independent.

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