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Congress shouldn’t sneak farm bill into fiscal cliff deal

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Vince Smith & Scott Faber
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As Congress and the White House wrestle over how to come up with $4 trillion in spending cuts and tax increases, the last thing they need is a distracting and ill-timed skirmish over whether to throw a $1 trillion farm bill package into the mix. The farm bill food fight must be left for another day.