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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Wed Jun 19, 2013 07:07 AM CDT

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday she's not likely to support the farm bill and Republicans should figure out on their own how to come up with the 218 votes needed to pass the bill. Pelosi and Democrats are going to draw a hard line on the $20.5 billion in cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

The House Rules Committee went until midnight in getting their final list of amendments to debate. Staffers apparently went much longer in to the wee hours of the morning to post information afterwards. (All I wanted to do was watch game six ...

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