Guest Editorial - Farm Bill matters more than many think
Start with the prospect of $6-a-gallon milk. But don't finish there, because avoiding that price hike is just one of the reasons for Congress to pass a five-year Farm Bill before Dec. 31.
The U.S. Senate and the House Agriculture Committee both passed Farm Bills with supermajority support. But the House's Republican leadership won't let the full House vote; and now, time is running out.
The House leaders should let the vote proceed. Here's why.
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