FarmPolicy

January 23, 2020

Climate Change; Nitrogen-EQIP; Food Safety; Peanuts; and Financial Regulation Backgrounder

Waxman-Markey Bill: Concerns Beyond Production Agriculture, Rural vs. Urban Electricity Allowances “Bigger Impediment”

Jared Allen reported yesterday at The Hill Online that, “Rep. Collin Peterson’s (D-Minn.) day job may be chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, but his new role in the caucus is quickly becoming ambassador for Democratic frustration with a contentious climate change bill strongly backed by Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.).

“And much of that new angst, Peterson says, has less to do with his committee or its needs and more to do with others who have heard about his concerns and want him to relay theirs.

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