Farm Bill: Background Issues
A news release yesterday from U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) stated that, “[Sen. Roberts], a national leader in agriculture, today made history as he was voted the top Republican on the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry. Roberts goes into the history books as the first Member of Congress to serve as both chairman and ranking member of the House Agriculture Committee and ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Committee.
“In this new post as the ranking Republican, Roberts continues his leadership on behalf of Kansans, rural communities and production agriculture.”