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Washington Insider--Thursday
Thu Oct 17, 2013 05:53 AM CDT

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

U.S.-Mexico Drilling Pact Close to Congressional Approval

The Senate this week approved its version of a bill to implement the U.S.-Mexico Transboundary Hydrocarbons Agreement. The House passed a bill in June that, unlike the Senate version, provides companies operating under the pact with waivers from a disclosure mandate in the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial law.

The legislation would enact the terms of an agreement signed by the Obama administration and Mexico to govern how to explore, develop, and share revenue from all ...

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