Farm Bill

#FARMBILLFRIDAY: Rep. Dan Newhouse

In this week’s #FarmBillFriday, Rep. Dan Newhouse (WA-4) underscores the impact the farm bill has on Washington’s economy and the livelihood of its communities. Please accept YouTube cookies to play this video. By accepting you will […]

News

Companies Targeted by Senator Sanders Fire Back

Companies targeted by Senator Bernie Sanders are firing back, calling his statements inaccurate in his accusations over food stamps. Sanders plans to introduce legislation that would require large companies, specifically, Amazon, Walmart, and others, to […]

Farm Bill

Farm Bill Differences Remain

Lawmakers met this week on the farm bill, making “good progress.” However, major differences remain between the House and Senate bills that the conference committee will address next week. Congress returns next week with 16 […]

Livestock

R-CALF Looking for COOL in NAFTA

R-CALF is hopeful the details of the U.S.-Mexico announcement as part of the North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations will include country-of-origin meat labeling. R-CALF, a long-time supporter of COOL, in a statement by its […]

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Canada Ready to Make Concession on Dairy Trade

Despite posturing by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that Canada ‘won’t back down’ on dairy issues, Canada is ready to make concessions. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland rejoined the discussion in Washington this week. The Globe […]