Farm Bill Defeated in U.S. House – Are You Kidding Me?

What many are calling a very surprising turn of events, the US House of Representatives has defeated the US Farm bill.  In a 195-234 vote, the bill has not passed.  Both Republicans and Democrats voted against the bill.


We will be following up more on this story in the coming days to get reaction from stakeholders.

One of the big questions is why? and what is next for the farm bill that doesn’t seem to want to get approved?


Shaun Haney

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