Wednesday, April 1, 2015
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COOL antagonists oppose Farm Bill
After a two-year delay, the U.S. House of Representatives passed HR 2642, the Agriculture Act of 2014 -- also known as the 2014 Farm Bill -- Jan. 29, by a vote of 251-166. The bill now awaits its turn in the Senate. While this vote came after the Farm Bill Conference Committee released the complete bill Jan. 27, passage was uncertain, since lobbyists and some agriculture groups opposed the bill, due to programs such as Country of Origin Labeling (COOL). . . .
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