AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider -- Friday
Fri Aug 2, 2013 07:14 AM CDT

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

House Appears Increasingly Likely to Approve Short-Term Continuing Resolution

Congress is out the door at the close of business this evening as members begin their five-week summer recess, in spite of the lack of much progress on major legislative priorities.

The Constitution gives Congress one major annual job -- appropriating the money needed to run the federal government. In the first seven months of this year, Congress has not approved even one of the 12 spending measures and, with just nine ...

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