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Debate Centers on Insurance
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Tue May 21, 2013 04:15 PM CDT

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- U.S. senators have filed a broad array of amendments meant to make changes to the farm bill, but Sen. Charles Grassley, a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, doesn't think the bill will change much before final passage sometime in early June.

Grassley, a Republican from Iowa, has been tied up in the Senate Judiciary Committee work on the immigration bill. But Grassley told reporters Tuesday his priorities on the farm bill will continue to be protecting crop insurance and keeping his payment-limit reform intact. Also, Grassley said he will be "reminding people about 80% of the ...

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