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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Jul 14, 2014 10:57 PM CDT

I'm on the road this week, having visited farmers in Oklahoma, Texas and now New Mexico. We're talking about anything and everything they aren't talking about in Washington, but that phenomenon never ceases to amaze me. I had tried to line up a trip to a congressman's home as part of this road trip, but that didn't work out. All the better, it seems.

I have my son with me on this trip. He caught three catfish over the weekend in Oklahoma, which made his trip.

With that, here's a little bit of D.C. Merry-Go-Round from DTN's Washington Insider:

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