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Finkenauer calls for thoughtful approach to tariffs

Our manufacturing and agriculture industries are closely tied. When our farmers are doing well, they buy more combines – made right here in Iowa. That’s why the Administration’s willingness to get involved in a trade war is deeply troubling – our economy is interconnected and any tariffs must be thoughtfully and deliberately studied before being applied to make sure they do not end up harming working families.

Politico: Top 10 House Races to Watch

In 2018, Abby Finkenauer — a state legislator who hails from a union family and is challenging GOP Rep. Rod Blum — is the Democrats’ best hope to make a comeback in the state’s delegation.

NBC News profile of IA-01

“I grew up hearing about people being Kennedy Democrats and now people talk about being Joe Biden Democrats,” Finkenauer said at a picnic table outside her father’s house in rural Sherrill, which sits on a hill overlooking the Wisconsin border.