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Ron Johnson Gets It! Farm Bill, Yeah Right!
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Posted on 06/21/2012 7:26:48 PM PDT by usnadad
Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson has introduced a motion to send the Agriculture, Reform, Food and Jobs Act back to committee and divide it into two separate bills to be considered in two separate votes.
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KEYWORDS: foodstamps; ronjohnson; wisconsin
My first post, apologies.
posted on 06/21/2012 7:27:00 PM PDT
To: usnadad; Hunton Peck; Diana in Wisconsin; P from Sheb; Shady; DonkeyBonker; Wisconsinlady; JPG; ...
Wisconsin: Yay, Sen. Johnson — three cheers for common sense.
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I don’t think the House is going to like this bill too much.
posted on 06/21/2012 7:38:26 PM PDT
(Obama must Go.)
Update: The motion was defeated Wednesday afternoon in a vote of 59-40.
Shucks. Good try, though.
There's a whole lot of legislation that would be made better if each bill included only matters that are germane to each other. In fact, I think that's supposedly a requirement for all legislation in congress.
The Cheeseheads are really voting in some quality people.
posted on 06/21/2012 8:05:50 PM PDT
by Lando Lincoln
(But that's just me.)
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