November 25, 2013

Our View: Just imagine a Thanksgiving feast on a $1.67 budget

Another year has passed and there still is no new five-year farm bill. The House and Senate are no closer to a deal on a farm and food safety net than they were this time a year ago. A one-year extension on the 2008 farm bill expired Sept. 30 with little notice as the government shut down and threats of default grabbed all the attention.

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