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American Farm Bureau, Other Groups Oppose Additional Ag-Related Cuts

American Farm Bureau, Other Groups Oppose Additional Ag-Related Cuts
The House and Senate Agriculture committees made difficult choices to contribute to bipartisan deficit reduction goals when they crafted the farm bill just two years ago, and any calls for additional cuts to the programs they administer should be rejected, according to AFBF.
 
In a letter sent Wednesday, March 09, 2016  AFBF and 255 other groups called on congressional Budget and Appropriations leaders to oppose additional cuts that would further reduce spending for programs such as conservation, nutrition assistance and the nation’s farm safety net.


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