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Madison McVan, Investigate Midwest

Madison McVan, Investigate Midwest

In Washington, agricultural policymakers circulate among Farm Bureau, USDA and industry

By: - September 2, 2022

This story originally appeared in Investigate Midwest.  In the weeks prior to leaving his role as U.S. Department of Agriculture chief of staff in January 2021, Joby Young received emails from lobbyists with links to private-industry jobs with titles like “director of government relations,” “project manager, environmental stewardship” and “director of crop insurance.” Private-sector job […]