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Coleman discusses Farm Bill passage, importance

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For the fifth time since the 2002 Farm Bill expired in September, the deadline for federal legislators to reach an agreement on the 2007 Farm Bill has been extended until this Friday, May 2.


But despite President George Bush's expressed opposition to further extensions, Senator Norm Coleman said Thursday that he feels passage of the new legislation is important.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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