TITLE

Chambliss says few changes in farm bill

AUTHOR(S)
Hollis, Paul L.
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;8/17/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the assurance of Senator Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) that there won't be any significant differences imposed on the budget cutting measures of the farm bill in the U.S. Views of Chambliss on government initiatives agricultural budget; Significance of social security and Medicare in the budget items to be address by the government; Direct impact of the government policy on agricultural budget.
ACCESSION #
18021863

 

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