Pompeo in Iowa touting Trump policies to farmers

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is on a mission to discuss trade but it's not to foreign customers it's with Iowa farmers who are struggling to survive low commodity prices and tariffs that have hurt sales

During questions he defended President Donald Trump's trade policies and withdrawal from an international climate agreement.

In his visit to the Des Moines area, Pompeo also is touring a DowDuPont agricultural research facility and giving a speech to hundreds of Iowa Farm Bureau members.