TITLE

USDA official defends budget cuts

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;6/1/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the U.S. department of agricultural officials who have defended the budget cuts in the agriculture sector. Speaking at a press briefing after the business roundtable meeting, deputy agriculture secretary Charles Conner said that he was optimistic and a reasonable solution can be found on the administration's budget proposals that meets the criteria for deficit reduction and is fair and equitable to farmers in all regions of the country. The U.S. President George W. Bush's 2006 budget request does include the payment limit changes.
ACCESSION #
17238076

 

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