America’s farm policy has bequeathed a global protectionist catastrophe.
A promise the once-disgraced pol has kept.
‘You need to have a strategy!’
Republicans will cut spending — next time.
‘The abuses come from both parties’
This was the year both sides were supposed to compromise. Instead, we got a ‘bullying, disenfranchising shakedown of the American west.’
‘This Farm Bill is a monument to every dysfunction Washington indulges’
Heads to White House for Obama’s signature
The farm bill’s dairy provisions are a bad deal for 99.5 percent of his constituents.
Shockingly, Obama threatens a veto
The sugar lobby makes a bag of the sweet stuff cost a dollar more at the grocery store.
‘We voted against this bill in large part because of this intentional omission’
The agriculture market is already global, it’s time policy reflected that.
In a narrow 216-208 vote, the House passed the farm-focused legislation
‘We’ve got to do our share to balance the budget’
Last week, 62 House Republicans voted against the farm bill.
House Republicans should take their lumps with Big Sugar and end price supports in farm bill rewrite.
Republican leadership blames Democrats for not coming through with 40 votes
Nine-year-old program to promote government dependency killed after Daily Caller reporting
’80 percent of the farm bill’s spending goes to Washington’s out-of-control food stamp program’