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MORNING-MIdwestDigest-05-09-18

Max Armstrong talks about florists, Gina Haspel and USDA reports. (audio)

You’ll hear the name Gina Haspel in the news today. She’s the woman nominated to run the CIA. She’s a Kentucky native. She doesn’t have the support of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.

USDA has postponed several adjustments announced last month to supply and demand. They’ll delay the changes to make sure reports are right. May report will be coming out tomorrow without planned changes.

F150 pickup production may be shut down because of fire at parts plant.

Just ahead of Mother’s Day, there are 13,000 florists in U.S., down 35% over past 10 years.

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