With Donald Trump's victory, farmers are hoping to profit. But most rural Americans aren't farmers. Small towns have their own priorities.
In the three years after the 2008 recession, fast-casual visits rose 17 percent, while other sections of the restaurant industry lagged.
Millennials hold a significant amount of buying power, which can make or break fast food restaurants.
McDonald's has enjoyed a steady increase in profits since 2003 -- until last month.