December 5, 2019

Awkwardly, The 2008 Farm Bill Debate Wraps Up

Farm Bill

Mike Soraghan reported yesterday at The Hill Online that, “A clerical error caused widespread confusion on Capitol Hill Thursday, stealing the spotlight from Democrats hoping to tout the second veto override of President Bush’s reign.

“Democrats in the House and Senate won enough votes to override Bush’s veto, but one of the farm bill’s 15 titles was omitted from the official ‘parchment’ copy sent to the White House.”