AG POLICY NEWS
Few Weeks Left for Farm Bill
Jerry Hagstrom DTN Political Correspondent
Fri Nov 8, 2013 02:37 PM CST

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- The two weeks beginning Tuesday, Nov. 12, are likely to determine whether Congress will finish the farm bill this year.

Both the House and the Senate will be in session during that time. The House has been out this past week. But both chambers are scheduled to leave again on Nov. 22 for a Thanksgiving break and congressional aides have said they are likely to be out of session for two weeks. That schedule would mean members return on Dec. 9 for another two-week session before they are expected to depart on Dec. 20 for the Christmas ...

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