FarmPolicy

August 18, 2019

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biofuels; and Political Notes

Farm Bill: Rep. Frank Lucas- Chairman-Designate of the House Agriculture Committee

Jim Myers reported yesterday at the Tulsa World Online that, “Despite his political resume and physical stature [6 feet 4 inches tall], [Rep. Frank Lucas (R-OK)] has made a career of staying out of the spotlight.

“Randy Swanson, a former Lucas press spokesman and top aide, humorously recalls how the ‘Marlboro Man’ routinely hung behind when cameras showed up at an event.

“Those days could be numbered.”

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