- The North Missourian - http://gallatinnorthmissourian.com -

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

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Article printed from The North Missourian: http://gallatinnorthmissourian.com

URL to article: http://gallatinnorthmissourian.com/2013/06/17/capitol-report-time-for-the-farm-bill/

Copyright © 2012 The North Missourian. All rights reserved.