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Washington Insider -- Tuesday
Tue Jan 22, 2013 07:20 AM CST

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

Schumer: Senate Will Adopt a Budget Resolution for FY 2014; Could Have Farm Bill Implications.

Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., the third-ranking Democratic senator, predicted Sunday that Senate Democrats would move a Fiscal Year 2014 budget resolution and match a key demand of House GOP leaders, while opening the door to further negotiations on the debt limit and a possible tax overhaul including additional revenue.

Schumer, also a senior member of the Finance Committee, said on NBC’s Meet the Press that based ...

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