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House Agriculture Committee Approves Budget Letter Amidst Bleak Economic Outlook in Farm Country

In the letter, Committee members urged Budget Committee Chairman Diane Black to consider the estimated $104 billion in savings from the current farm bill, more than four times what had previously been pledged, and the fact that these savings are being achieved amidst a bleak, and worsening, economic outlook in farm country.

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Much of Aggie-DC is focused on the ongoing farm bill process, which at this point is taking place in hearing rooms in Washington and at more informal locations for ‘listening sessions’ around the country.  Reports suggest that staff for both the House and Senate Agriculture Committees will be drafting legislative[…]

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