FarmPolicy

January 26, 2020

Climate Change Issues; Biofuels; Farm Bill; and Senate Committee Confirmations for USTR

Climate Issues: Sec. Vilsack, Sen. Johanns

Philip Brasher reported today at The Des Moines Register Online that, “Mike Johanns and Tom Vilsack have much in common.

“They both have Iowa roots. They were governors of neighboring states at the same time. Johanns once served as U.S. agriculture secretary, the job Vilsack now holds.

But now, the two men are trading barbs in an increasingly heated dispute over how to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and control climate change.”

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