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Washington Insider -- Friday
Fri Mar 1, 2013 04:13 AM CST

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

Bernanke Believes Investors, Financial Institutions Will Abandon About 'Too Big to Fail'

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says he believes that given enough time, financial markets will come to see that the government will not be bailing out "too big to fail" banks in the future and that some large lenders will voluntarily reduce their size … eventually.

In testimony earlier this week before the Senate Banking Committee, Bernanke responded to a question from Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., who referred to ...

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  • Xtend Moves Forward USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsan...
  • Land Market What could the next year hold for land values?
  • No Agreement on Tax Extenders White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House woul...
  • Year-End Tax Panic Do-it-yourselfers beware: Last-minute tax rules could complicate your 2014 returns. Small employe...
  • Dow's Gutsy Decision Dow's decision to launch Enlist offers some hand-selected growers a chance to test drive new tech...
  • Congress Reaches Funding Deal The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal ...
  • Need To Bee Accurate A news story had the wires buzzing Tuesday afternoon after a report that EPA was set to restrict ...
  • Kub's Den The Dakotas lost more than $130 million in grain revenue during the 2013-14 marketing year compar...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to improve udder quality in my herd?
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