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Monday, July 30, 2012

Drought Bill May Carry Mammoth Farm Bill into Law

“A comparatively low-priced disaster bill for livestock producers hit by the worst drought since 1956 may be the ticket to passage for a $500 billion farm bill now in limbo in Congress.” (Reuters)

Hard cases make bad law.

FEE Timely Classic

U.S. Agricultural Programs: Who Pays?” by E. C. Pasour, Jr.