“The Obama administration’s push to spread some of the pain to the wealthiest, most profitable farms, however, is also gaining momentum. The House budget calls for $30 billion in subsidy cuts over the next 10 years…. A study by the USDA’s Economic Research Service shows that farms that make the highest profits receive the highest levels of subsidies.” (Washington Post)
It’s a start.
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“Just Say No to Farm Subsidies” by Lawrence W. Reed