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Governors Ask USDA for Wildfire Relief Action

The governors of Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas and New Mexico sent a letter Friday to acting Secretary of Agriculture Mike Young asking that restrictions to the CRP be lifted to provide more land for grazing. There is one sure way to … Continue reading

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Why Is There a Dole for Farmers?

by DOUG BANDOW via The Freeman Uncle Sam is broke. After running up $5 trillion in deficits over the last four years, Washington is borrowing another $845 billion this year. And assuming Congress neither adds expensive new programs nor expands expensive … Continue reading

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