February 29, 2020

Bloomberg Video: CFTC Approves New Commodity Position Limits Rules

Categories: Regulations

From Bloomberg News (Nov. 5)- “Bloomberg’s Nela Richardson discusses the CFTC proposal that seeks to cap the number of futures contracts a company can hold in 28 commodities. She speaks with Stephanie Ruhle and Erik Schatzker on Bloomberg Television’s ‘Market Makers.'”


Farm Bill; Ag Economy; Biotech; Water Measure; and, Climate

Farm Bill Issues

Marisa Schultz reported yesterday at the Detroit News Online that, “After a 16-day government shutdown, Congress kicked off two high-stakes budget negotiations last week to hash out differences — and Michigan’s Sen. Debbie Stabenow is the only elected official in 535-seat Congress who sits at both negotiating tables.

“The budget and farm bill conference committees are two small, bipartisan, bicameral negotiating teams working under tight deadlines to prove there is still some compromise left in Washington. In the thick of the challenge is Stabenow, the Lansing Democrat.”