posted on January 30, 2015 at 3:21 PM
Sixteen million children were on food stamps as of last year, the highest number since the nation's economy tumbled in 2008.
posted on September 13, 2013 at 6:02 PM
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack calls for congressional action on farm Issues.
posted on June 21, 2013 at 4:52 PM
The U.S. House of Representatives ended a marathon debate over the Farm Bill, as a $940 billion overhaul of agriculture and food assistance went down in defeat.
posted on June 14, 2013 at 5:47 PM
It felt like 2012 all over again this week as the U.S. Senate passed its version the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act.
Better known as the Farm Bill, the measure won approval Monday night with little debate. The legislation preserved much...