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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Tue May 14, 2013 06:14 AM CDT

With the Senate holding its markup of its version of the farm bill on Tuesday, the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2013, the Congressional Budget Office released budget scores for both the Senate bill and the House version. The House bill is called the Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 and will be marked up on Wednesday.

The Senate Ag Committee meeting begins at 9 a.m. CDT. You can watch it here: http://www.agriculture.senate.gov

The CBO projects the cost of spending over 10 years, in this case from 2012-2023.

Senate version: $955 billion in total spending over ...

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