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VIDEO: Cheers heard on the House floor as Farm Bill fails 195-234

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The U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass the Farm Bill today, with a final vote of 195-234. When the final vote was gaveled out by the chair, cheers were heard on the floor of the house celebrating the bill’s death. Democrats opposed the $940 billion bill because it included cuts for food stamps, while Republicans thought that the bill didn’t cut enough. Nearly 80 percent of the bill’s...

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