January 29, 2020

Chairman Peterson on Farm Bill: “We’re moving slowly ahead, at least not backwards”

Congressional Quarterly writer Catharine Richert reported yesterday that, “Farm-state lawmakers have not rejected the Bush administration’s latest funding proposal for the farm bill, but they say there is still plenty of work to be done.

“‘There’s no soup yet,’ said Democrat Debbie Stabenow of Michigan after she and other Senate Agriculture Committee members met to consider the list of spending cuts proposed by the Agriculture Department.”