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Immigration: E-Verify Amendment Defeated

posted on May 17, 2013 at 2:23 PM

Senators working on a bipartisan immigration bill have defeated an effort to speed up a new workplace identity verification system. Full Story

Bi-Partisan Push For Wind Production Tax Credit

posted on December 14, 2012 at 3:05 PM

Bi-Partisan Push For Wind Production Tax Credit
Iowa Senator Charles Grassley, a Republican, and Senator Mark Udall, a Democrat from Utah, led a bi-partisan effort to extend the production tax credits for wind energy. Full Story

Farm Bill Part of Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

posted on December 7, 2012 at 5:40 PM

Farm Bill Part of Fiscal Cliff Negotiations
As the clock winds down to the holiday season and closer to Washington’s self-imposed fiscal cliff, public posturing was apparent this past week. Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-California:  'We put an offer on the table. The president now has... Full Story

Livestock Farmers Seek Pause in Ethanol Production

posted on August 10, 2012 at 3:09 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Livestock farmers and ranchers seeing their feed costs rise because of the worst drought in a quarter-century are demanding that the Environmental Protection Agency waive production requirements for corn-based... Full Story

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