TITLE

In Washington, winning is everything

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;9/7/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the success of the U.S. cotton industry in lobbying for their group and obtaining the government's backing for their demands. Background on National Cotton Council Chairman Woods Eastland's speech on about winning at the American Cotton Producers and The Cotton Foundation in New Orleans, Louisiana in 2005; Industry efforts to build a winning reputation; Official position of the industry in the debate over the Dominican Republic-Central America Free Trade Agreement, which passed by nine votes in the Senate and one or two votes in the House.
ACCESSION #
18238918

 

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