- Tom Vilsack said Democrats can win more support with rural voters
- The agriculture secretary has served in the Obama administration from the start
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(CNN)Democrats have a "unique opportunity" to make inroads in rural America this fall thanks to deep concerns about Republican nominee Donald Trump, says Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.
"We're in a position to say she listens. [Trump] doesn't listen, he listens to himself."
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