FarmPolicy

August 21, 2014

Ram Trucks Super Bowl Commercial “Farmer”

Categories: Farm Bill

Published on Feb 3, 2013– “And on the eighth day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, ‘I need a caretaker.’ So God made a farmer.”

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Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Regulations; and, Immigration

Farm Bill: Staff, and Crop Insurance Issues

A news release Friday from Senate Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Thad Cochran (R., Miss.) stated that, “[Sen. Cochran] today announced staff changes related to committee and personal staff, including the appointment of his chief of staff T.A. Hawks as Republican staff director for the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry.

“In appointing Hawks, Cochran also named as his new personal office chief of staff Bruce Evans, the Republican staff director for the Senate Appropriations Committee since 2006.”

Friday’s update added that, “Cochran also indicated today that Steven Wall, his legislative director and counsel, has been named general counsel for the Republican staff of the Agriculture Committee.”

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