Of course, President Trump has been playing musical chairs with farmers, trade and China for over two years, and the only one with any trade deals in America seems to be Ivanka Trump. Continue reading Farm Bailouts and Trade Strategy
On this World AIDS Day, as I do every day, I remember so many friends, loved ones and people around the world that have died after being infected with HIV and succumbing to AIDS. In America, despite having the best … Continue reading I Will Never Forget
Ask most farmers, they’re over President Trump’s Trade and Tariff War.
Ask businesses, both small and large, the growing uncertainty in the Trump economy is making life more difficult.
Ask working families, they’ve not received much if any of the benefits of the Trump-Republican massive tax cuts that have created historic Trillion Dollar Deficits.
It would be difficult for anyone to defend let alone to fight to prolong these failing economic policies for our rural communities. Continue reading Rep. Shimkus is Retiring
There should be no reason we cannot discuss issues without it descending into a disrespectful shouting match. #GaitherForIL Continue reading Discussing Politics and Religion