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February 21, 2019

Farm Bill Update

Categories: Budget /Farm Bill

Farm Bill: Budget Issues- Supercommittee

Reuters writer Richard Cowan reported on Friday that, “A newly-formed congressional panel on deficit reduction next week will kick off months of arduous negotiations that will be closely watched by financial markets hoping for a deal that puts the United States on an improved fiscal path.

“The opening meeting of the bipartisan ‘super committee’ will be held on Sept. 8, the co-chairs announced on Friday. It will convene just hours before President Barack Obama unveils his latest jobs-creation initiative to a joint session of Congress.”

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