Posts Tagged: Senator Amy Klobuchar

Senate Listens to Public & Makes Crop Insurance More Accountable to the Environment

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The¬† U.S. Senate passed its version of the 2012 Farm Bill this week. While it’s far from perfect, specific amendments related to conservation and accountability¬† that were passed during the floor vote give one hope that the voices of average citizens can be heard inside the Beltway. Let’s hope this is a sign of things… Read more »