By Timothy P. Carney | 02/03/14 10:55 AM
When you hear politicians and media types crowing about bipartisan cooperation and compromise, the odds are good that bad laws are being made, ripping off regular people and enriching the special interests.
By Associated Press | 02/01/14 03:49 PM
Farm subsidies that have guided agriculture through record profits in recent years are going away in the five-year farm bill that could become law in the coming week. But new subsidies in the legislation could be just as generous, and farmers aren't complaining.
By Charlie Spiering | 01/29/14 03:39 PM
Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind., blasted the farm bill on the floor of the House of Representatives on Wednesday just before the House voted to pass it, lamenting that the Senate removed most of the reforms passed by the House.
By Mary Clare Jalonick | 01/29/14 10:12 AM
The House has passed an almost $100 billion-a-year compromise farm bill that would make small cuts to food stamps and continue generous subsidies for the nation's farmers. The vote was 251-166. The five-year bill now goes to the Senate, which is expected to send it to the president's desk.
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