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Farm Bill Moves To Senate Floor

Posted on 6/22/2012 by Chris Heiss in 2012 Farm Bill

The 2012 Farm Bill, known formally as the Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act (S. 3240), cleared a major procedural hurdle on Thursday, June 7, with 90 of 100 Senators voting to take up the bill.

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Sen. DeMint Introduces Checkoff Amendment

Posted on 6/22/2012 by Chris Heiss in 2012 Farm Bill Checkoff

As reported in last week's Advocacy Alert, the 2012 Farm Bill, known formally as the Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act (S. 3240), was brought to the Senate floor for discussion. Since its introduction, more than 220 amendments (many having nothing to do with agriculture) have been filed.

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