WASHINGTON, March 1, 2015 – Does rural America still pack the same political punch it did in years gone by? With fewer farmers feeding more people, farmland shrinking and the sons and daughters of the country migrating to the city, is there a disconnect between farmers, their city cousins and the legislators who represent the diverse groups?
In our six-part series, “Packing Political Punch in Rural America,” Agri-Pulse looked at the changing economic, demographic and political influences in the U.S. From coalitions unlikely in the past to political action committees to bright, dedicated young leaders, we explored what’s changed and the forces that remain the same.
Here is the series all in one place, in case you missed it earlier.
Check out all six articles:
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