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Congressional negotiators reach deal on farm bill; House could vote Wednesday

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WASHINGTON - Congressional negotiators agreed to a farm bill on Monday that they think finally will pass the House and Senate.

It is a compromise package that pleases neither side, with food stamp cuts and farm subsidies continuing.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.