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Farm Bill

Castrating Conservative Principles In Iowa

Here’s why you shouldn’t believe Joni Ernst’s claims of fiscal conservatism.

October 14, 2014
Tom Cotton

Upside-Down Tea Party Dogma in Arkansas

What electing Tom Cotton means for Arkansas’ agricultural economy.

October 1, 2014

Farm Subsidies Reveal Congressional Double Standard

Congress has left me confused. Stunned, actually, as well as bewildered, chagrined and slightly depressed. The GOP-dominated House has passed a bill that defies compassion, mathematics and common sense. OK, so there’s nothing unusual about that. Point taken. But the recent passage of a farm bill, after months of delay, is an especially sharp example […]

February 2, 2014

Farm Bill Compromise Cuts Food Stamps For 850,000 Families

Congressional negotiators announced on Monday that they’d reached a deal on a farm bill that saves $24 billion over the next decade and includes an $8 billion cut to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) – the program responsible for providing food stamps to millions of Americans nationwide. “Today’s bipartisan agreement puts us on the verge […]

January 28, 2014