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Who Won the Iowa State Fair?

It is one of the most arduous — and fattening — assignments in national politics: the Iowa State Fair. Our intrepid team of five reporters tracked 20 candidates through the wilds of pork chop grilling stations, Ferris wheels, cattle barns and so, so much fried food on a stick.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
The New York Times
Topics: 
2020 Election
Democrats
Author Info: Lisa Lerer
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It is one of the most arduous — and fattening — assignments in national politics: the Iowa State Fair. Our intrepid team of five reporters tracked 20 candidates through the wilds of pork chop grilling stations, Ferris wheels, cattle barns and so, so much fried food on a stick.
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