FarmPolicy

September 16, 2019

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biofuels; Climate; Animal Ag; and Food Labels

Farm Bill: Political Notes- Budget and Spending

Bill Bartel reported yesterday at The Virginia-Pilot Online (Norfolk) that, “U.S. Sen. Mark Warner is about to heed his own admonition that Congress ‘put up or shut up’ when confronting the dangerously high federal debt.

“The Virginia Democrat and U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, a Georgia Republican, are close to introducing a complex bill that would cut trillions in federal spending, raise some taxes and lower others, and spread the pain of cutting the federal deficit among just about everyone in America.”

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