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Could Romney’s scorn for wind power hurt him in the heartland?

By David Roberts Mitt Romney promises to revoke federal support for the wind industry. That might not go over well in swing states like Iowa, where the booming wind sector has wide, bipartisan support.
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Carl Pope: The End of Polish Rules and Election Day Bribery?

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (2 years ago)

Why were fossil fuel interests bankrolling ads attacking wind power in Iowa, a key swing state for their candidate Mitt Romney and a state where the polls showed overwhelmingly that voters supported wind power? Read Post

Will Romney’s Anti-Wind Rhetoric Hurt His Chances In The Heartland?

US Politics / Liberal : The Wonk Room (2 years ago)

by David Roberts, via Grist Today, President Obama visited TPI Composites, a wind manufacturer in Newton, Iowa (population, 15,254). There, he reiterated his support for the Production Tax Credit (PTC), a federal support program tha... Read Post

MITT ROMNEY: Obama's 'Mistakes' Led To The Rise Of ISIS

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 hours ago)

Mitt Romney suggested he would have been able to prevent the rise of the jihadist group Islamic State (also known as ISIS or ISIL) if he were elected rather than President Barack Obama in 2012 during a radio interview that aired Sun... Read Post

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