Economy

Farm Bill Key Issue on Presidential Campaign Trail in Iowai
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Kane Farabaugh
August 15, 2012 9:01 PM
Agriculture legislation known as the “Farm Bill”, scheduled to expire at the end of September, is one of the top issues on the presidential campaign trail in the Midwest state of Iowa. As VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, continued drought conditions, and lack of action by legislators on renewing Farm Bill legislation, could influence voters when they head to the polls in November.

Farm Bill Key Issue on Presidential Campaign Trail in Iowa

Kane Farabaugh

Published August 15, 2012

Agriculture legislation known as the “Farm Bill”, scheduled to expire at the end of September, is one of the top issues on the presidential campaign trail in the Midwest state of Iowa. As VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, continued drought conditions, and lack of action by legislators on renewing Farm Bill legislation, could influence voters when they head to the polls in November.


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