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Ron Johnson Gets It! Farm Bill, Yeah Right!
Daily Caller ^ | 6/20/2012 | Daily Caller

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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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism
KEYWORDS: foodstamps; ronjohnson; wisconsin
My first post, apologies.
1 posted on 06/21/2012 7:27:00 PM PDT by usnadad
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To: usnadad; Hunton Peck; Diana in Wisconsin; P from Sheb; Shady; DonkeyBonker; Wisconsinlady; JPG; ...

Wisconsin: Yay, Sen. Johnson — three cheers for common sense.

FReep Mail me if you want on, or off, this Wisconsin interest ping list.


2 posted on 06/21/2012 7:35:36 PM PDT by afraidfortherepublic
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To: afraidfortherepublic

I don’t think the House is going to like this bill too much.


3 posted on 06/21/2012 7:38:26 PM PDT by arrogantsob (Obama must Go.)
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To: usnadad
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.

4 posted on 06/21/2012 8:01:40 PM PDT by Hunton Peck
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To: usnadad

The Cheeseheads are really voting in some quality people.


5 posted on 06/21/2012 8:05:50 PM PDT by Lando Lincoln (But that's just me.)
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