The National Cotton Council’s 2016 Washington agenda focused on enhancing existing cotton policy to better address the economic situation, while advancing the industry’s priorities on appropriations, trade and regulatory issues.
A continuing resolution to fund the Federal Government through Dec. 22 is headed to the President Trump for his signature. The House passed the bill a a vote of 235-193, mostly along party lines, it passed the Senate by an 81-14 vote barely an hour later. The bill extends PRIA[…]Read More »
EPA is sidestepping calls from state regulators who are pressing the agency on whether it will meet a year-end court deadline for completing the first three consultations under a new federal framework for assessing pesticides’ risks to endangered species after industry groups earlier this year urged the agency to scrap[…]Read More »