Peterson talks ‘Farm bill hell’ and re-election
Being a vital cog in passing a major U.S. House bill generally is an exhilarating experience.
But for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, passing the farm bill may have been less excitement and more relief.
“Today, after nearly four years of work, the House is finally considering the 2014 Farm Bill conference report,” the western Minnesota Democrat said as debate opened on the bill Wednesday. “It’s been a challenging and, at times, frustrating process. ...”
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