Farm Bill

From Poverty to Opportunity


In case you’re too busy, here’s a quick summary: -Too many SNAP recipients are trapped in a cycle of poverty thanks to a system that discourages work and limits opportunity. -House Republicans are taking action to tackle this cycle of poverty through work requirements included in the 2018 Farm Bill. -There are two components to …

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A Formal Annotation of Nancy Pelosi’s Farm Bill Press Release

COMMUNICATIONS • April 27, 2018

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued a statement after House Republicans released text of their 2018 Farm Bill proposal to the unanimous opposition of Democrats on the House Committee on Agriculture. We’d like to address some of what was said… “This partisan proposal seals Republicans’ betrayal of rural communities and working families across …

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Top 10 Things You Need to Know About the Farm Bill

COMMUNICATIONS • April 19, 2018

Rural America is hurting. Natural disasters and distorted global markets have created huge production losses and chronically low prices that are threatening the future of America’s farmers and ranchers. That’s why House Republicans are taking action. The Agriculture & Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2), also known as the Farm Bill, keeps the faith with …

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