By SEAN LENGELL | 12/12/13 06:06 PM
The House on Thursday passed a one-month funding extension for expiring agriculture subsidy programs as lawmakers scramble to draft a five-year farm bill. The House and Senate each passed five-year farm bills this year,...Read More...
By SEAN LENGELL | 12/10/13 08:08 PM
House and Senate negotiators are poised to punt work on a long-term farm bill to the new year, as House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas submitted legislation Tuesday to extend current crop subsides for one...Read More...
By SEAN LENGELL | 12/06/13 02:01 PM
As if Congress hasn't failed enough this year to ingratiate itself with the public, the price of a gallon of milk is at risk of doubling in early 2014 if lawmakers don't pass a long-delayed farm bill by year's end. The...Read More...
By OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR | 12/05/13 07:03 PM
This month, the Environmental Protection Agency announced a reduction in 2014 biofuel mandates from 18 billion gallons to 15 billion gallons. This decision was made because gasoline consumption has fallen, and fuel mixes...Read More...
By ZACK COLMAN | 12/05/13 05:12 AM
The rule's detractors say last month's EPA proposal to reduce fuel blending targets for 2014 emboldened their legislative push, adding that the rationale the agency offered didn't address concerns about engine safety and...Read More...
By BLOOMBERG NEWS | 12/02/13 11:30 AM
Nicole Blakey says she can’t stand watching other people buy junk food with the government-issued food-stamp debit cards she’s used to raise three children while earning $9 an hour at a dry cleaner. “It makes me...Read More...
By SUSAN FERRECHIO | 11/29/13 07:54 AM
Congressional lawmakers headed home for Thanksgiving dinner with many of them still dwelling on a farm bill that remains unfinished because of a significant partisan divide that threatens the chances of the bill passing...Read More...
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