Bipartisan Effort Leads to Senate OK of Farm Bill
Published 06/22/2012, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday completed a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill that cuts farm subsidies and land conservation spending by about $2 billion a year but largely protects sugar growers and some 46 million food stamp beneficiaries.Word count: 891
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