Florida Midterm Results Not So Sweet for Big Sugar

Each of the candidates in Florida’s midterm elections who were the biggest supporters of the sugar industry, one of the most heavily subsidized and crony industries in the U.S., were defeated in Florida’s midterm elections.

(From WashingtonExaminer.com)
The sugar industry in the U.S. is dependent on government support.

Uncle Sam bolsters that protectionism with a crony capitalist web of subsidies, loans, and purchases of excess sugar.

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