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Jerry Hagstrom, DTN Political Correspondent

 Latham Criticizes Vilsack on Ag Policy

WASHINGTON (DTN) — Iowa partisan politics seemed to surface at a House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee hearing Friday as Rep. Tom Latham, a Republican, told Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, the former Democratic governor of the state, that Iowa farmers are disappointed by the positions the department has taken under the Obama administration. Vilsack took umbrage at the comments and responded. Read more….