FarmPolicy

January 26, 2020

Climate Bill- House Prepares to Vote; Farm Bill; and Animal Agriculture

Climate Bill- Executive Branch

Sam Youngman reported yesterday at The Hill Online that, “In addition to feverishly working the phones, President Obama appeared in the Rose Garden of the White House on Thursday to pressure House members to vote for his energy bill [video replay available here– five minutes].”

Mr. Youngman added that, “A rebuke from Congress would be Obama’s first major failure in dealing with Congress since taking office, and it would come on one of the president’s signature issues.

“‘I can’t stress enough the importance of this vote,’ Obama said.”

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