Petition Update

Hemp Debate headed to the Senate Floor

Michael Bowman
Wray, CO

May 16, 2013 — The debate is headed to the Senate floor. We need the proactive support of Senator Leahy and Senate Majority Leader Reid. http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/farm-bill-clears-senate-agriculture-committee-91341.html#ixzz2TPXXe9Dk

Farm bill clears Senate Agriculture committee - David Rogers
Farm bill clears Senate Agriculture committee - David Rogers
A new five-year farm bill quickly cleared the Senate Agriculture Committee Tuesday, despite regional sparring between Midwest and Southern Republicans over revisions in the commodity title to win support from peanut and rice producers. The action came as Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) failed in a behind-the-scenes effort to convince the committee...
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