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What to Know About the Iowa GOP Presidential Caucuses

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Iowa’s presidential caucuses have given the state significant influence in national politics for the past five decades. The caucuses have benefited the state’s residents and elected officials by providing access to powerful politicians and boosting profits for local television stations. Additionally, Iowa’s caucuses have helped secure favorable treatment for segments of its economy, such as corn-based ethanol. This month, news organizations from around the world will cover the first-in-the nation event. The caucuses have historically played a significant role in the political landscape of the United States.