FarmPolicy

February 22, 2020

Disaster Aid and Farm Spending

I. Disaster Aid and Farm Spending
II. Doha
III. Ethanol

I. Disaster Aid and Farm Spending

Elana Schor, writing today at The Hill Online, reported that, “Democrats will seek to add billions of dollars in disaster aid for farmers to the emergency war supplemental that must pass next month, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said yesterday.

“Reid said he notified President Bush at a White House meeting late Wednesday that the supplemental, which could arrive in House committees just after the recess, will extend a hand to Midwestern and Western farms crushed by flooding, fires and freezes.”

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