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U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson: Farm Bill sabotaged

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CROOKSTON — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson said changes to food stamps sabotaged a new Farm Bill in the House of Representatives, but he is pushing for new legislation.

Dozens of area residents gathered Monday at the University of Minnesota-Crookston campus to visit with politicians about the Farm Bill, which was recently voted down in the House.

Peterson, D-Minn., and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., gave the crowd an update about the bill and answered questions from the audience.

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