After years of slow growth, global leaders worry about excessive rules and regulations. This opinion article by Peter J. Wallison takes a look at how we’ve bounced back from the recession 8 years ago and how that will affect our election season this year.
A coalition of farmworker advocacy groups is petitioning EPA to ban the commonly-used pesticide chlorpyrifos, backing environmentalists’ long-standing petition seeking a ban, and reiterating arguments that the substance is responsible for farmworker poisonings and poses neurodevelopmental risks to children. Read moreRead More »
The American Farm Bureau Federation, the National Farmers Union and six groups representing commodities grown mostly in the northern states have reached consensus on a series of farm bill proposals, but groups representing generally southern crops have not signed off on them. Read moreRead More »