TITLE

Dem tax provision further muddles farm bill

AUTHOR(S)
Swanson, Ian
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Hill;7/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 91, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Democratic Tax provision in the U.S. could be jeopardized by the Grand Old Party (GOP) opposition. The said tax provision would pay for $4 billion in increased funding for food stamps and nutrition programs. According to Representative Mike Conaway, he could not whip Republican support for the bill which is unanimously approved in committee if it included the tax provision.
ACCESSION #
26212349

 

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