FarmPolicy

November 19, 2017

Farm Bill; Ag Economy; and, Immigration

Farm Bill

Randy Krehbiel reported earlier this week at the Tulsa World Online that, “The conservative schism that has all but paralyzed the U.S. House of Representatives and contributed to the defeat of one long-time Oklahoma Republican congressman showed itself Monday at the town hall meeting of another veteran GOP congressman who is catching heat from the right.

“Taking their cue from the Heritage Foundation and other conservative groups, a half-dozen or so people in a crowd of about 25 at Skiatook’s First Baptist Church urged 3rd District Rep. Frank Lucas to cut even more from the farm bill than the $40 billion he and the Agriculture Committee he leads propose.”

(more…)