posted on January 23, 2015 at 2:20 PM
The Republican-controlled House has easily passed a bill designed to expedite the approval of natural gas pipelines.
posted on September 27, 2013 at 11:42 AM
Freshman Senator Ted Cruz kept the Senate in session Tuesday night in an all-out attempt to derail President Obama's health care law.
posted on June 21, 2013 at 12:08 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House's broad rejection of a massive farm bill could signal a shift in the way Congress views agriculture policy.
Farm issues once had enormous clout on Capitol Hill, but the healthy agriculture economy and an increased...
posted on May 17, 2013 at 5:22 PM
The Agricultural Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2013 is similar to legislation written last year that passed the Senate 327 days before this hearing, but later died without any House floor debate.
posted on April 19, 2013 at 10:03 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) supports the efforts of Rep. Kristi Noem (R-S.D.) in introducing legislation that would provide a safety net for livestock owners across the nation. Under the Livestock...
posted on August 3, 2012 at 6:58 PM
U.S. House adjourns and fails to pass 2012 Farm Bill
posted on June 29, 2012 at 11:33 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Friday urged the Republican-led House to vote on a long-term farm policy bill, saying failure to act could leave livestock producers exposed to disasters and other farmers uncertain about the...
posted on December 9, 2011 at 8:20 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House has passed a bill to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from cracking down on farm dust, even though the agency says it has no plans to regulate that pollution.
The idea that farm dust could be regulated has...
posted on October 14, 2011 at 11:24 AM
The U.S. House this week approved a trio of trade deals with South Korea, Colombia and Panama.