Iowa Governor Hates Ted Cruz Because His Family Makes Money Off Ethanol

The Governor of Iowa wants Ted Cruz defeated. He says Iowans would be hurt by Ted Cruz were he to get elected.


Cruz opposes the ethanol renewable fuel standard and wants to phase it out.

It turns out that Branstad’s son is paid by the ethanol lobby and has been trailing candidates demanding they support ethanol.

It’s a family business for Branstad. Meanwhile, Donald Trump pledged to keep the ethanol subsidy — bowing to the crony capitalists.

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