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Capitol Report: Time for the Farm Bill
Posted By Janna On June 17, 2013 @ 1:56 pm In Opinion | No Comments
by U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill
It’s that time of year again.
Last June, the U.S. Senate passed a Farm Bill that would save taxpayers $23 billion, eliminate wasteful and redundant programs while maintaining a safety net for Missouri farmers, and provide critical aid to Missouri ranchers who were devastated by drought. For the next six months, the U.S. House of Representatives failed to even bring that bill to the floor
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