Farm-Only Farm Bill a Possibility

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It appears House Republican leaders may be moving forward with a plan to divide the Farm Bill. Sabrina Hill has more.
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A Republican leadership aide told national media the House leaders decided to bring an agriculture-only Farm Bill up for a vote before the August recess by splitting it from the food stamps and other nutrition programs that were in the bill.

In a previous interview, Congressman Jim Costa of California told AgNet West he thought splitting the Farm Bill was a bad idea.

For more of Costa’s comments on the Farm Bill, click here.