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Mon Sep 30, 2013 01:01 PM CDT

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

HOW MANY MEMBERS OF CONGRESS DOES IT TAKE TO CHANGE A LIGHT BULB STANDARD?

The country may be facing a government shutdown tomorrow and an economy-crushing default on the nation's debt in just a few weeks, but at least we can read about these calamities by the light of a 100-watt incandescent light bulb.

The continuing resolution that the Senate approved over the weekend continues a measure barring enforcement of light bulb efficiency standards. The policy rider, which was inserted into ...

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