FarmPolicy

October 19, 2019

Budget Issues; and Farm Bill Issues

Categories: Budget /Farm Bill

Budget Issues: Continuing Resolution- FY 2011- Political Background

David Rogers reported on Saturday at Politico that, “More a battering ram than a budget, a giant government-wide spending bill passed the House early Saturday morning, packing $60 billion in Republican spending cuts together with scores of legislative riders to impede President Barack Obama in carrying out his policies.

“Final passage came on a 235-189 vote shortly before dawn, capping an all-night session and marathon week during which literally hundreds of amendments were debated.”

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