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Who Really Gets Farm Bill Money (INFOGRAPHIC)
The Foundry: Heritage Foundation ^
| May 30, 2013
| Kelsey Harris
Posted on 05/30/2013 6:41:36 PM PDT by george76
Whenever Congress throws too much into one bill, special interests profit. The massive farm bill which is already 80 percent food stamps is no exception.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Editorial; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Kansas; US: Nebraska; US: Oregon
KEYWORDS: farmbill; farming; foodstamps
posted on 05/30/2013 6:41:36 PM PDT
posted on 05/30/2013 7:20:56 PM PDT
posted on 05/30/2013 7:38:10 PM PDT
We voted Lugar out in the last election.
posted on 05/30/2013 7:38:55 PM PDT
It should not be lightly brushed aside that 80 percent of the so-called farm bill is used to fund a people feeding program, and has been so allocated at least during the Reign of BHO. This policy is at minimum deceptive. I wonder how much of the funds allocated to, for example, the U. S. Dept. of Fisheries, is actually used for a people feeding program.
posted on 05/30/2013 8:29:00 PM PDT
To: Elsiejay; jazusamo
posted on 05/30/2013 9:25:22 PM PDT
(Ward Churchill : Fake Indian, Fake Scholarship, and Fake Art)
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