Stabenow: farm bill impasse 'absolutely unacceptable'

Bennett, David
September 2012
Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;9/11/2012, p6
The article reports on the farm bill impasse that was considered absolutely unacceptable by Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow, chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee. Stabenow dismissed calls for an extension of the current farm law and she stressed the need to pass a farm bill in order to realize agricultural reform. She also finds inadequacies in the disaster relief package proposed by the House.


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