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December 14, 2019

Budget and Farm Bill Issues; Senate Hearing (CFTC); and House Hearing (SNAP)

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Budget and Farm Bill Issues

Anna Palmer reported yesterday at Politico that, “Sen. Joe Lieberman plans to unveil a deficit reduction bill as early as next week based on the Simpson-Bowles fiscal commission’s work.

“The Connecticut lawmaker’s office sent an email Wednesday to more than three dozen Senate chiefs of staff pushing the proposal.”

The article added that, “Lieberman is drafting a bill that would ‘establish a process’ for a vote on the recommendations under an expedited process by March 30, 2012, according to the email.”

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