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Gov. Romney Addresses Farm, Rural Issues in Iowa

GOP Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney spoke about agricultural and rural issues this afternoon at a farm in Van Meter, Iowa.

The former Massachusetts Governor highlighted several issues important to Rural America including taxes, energy, the stalled Farm Bill, regulations and trade.

After his remarks on rural issues, Gov. Romney spoke about more broad-based themes of his election campaign, including a couple of personal stories.

To listen to the portion of today’s speech from Gov. Romney that focused on agriculture and rural issues, click on the listen bar below:

A complete transcript of Gov. Romney’s remarks can be viewed here.