WASHINGTON, DC - April 16: Senate Agriculture Chairman Tom Harkin, R-D-Iowa, during the House-Senate conference on the farm bill. The House passed a one-week extension of the current farm law Wednesday as conferees struggled to complete work on a new five-year farm bill. House-Senate negotiators met briefly Wednesday afternoon. After approving most forestry provisions in the bill, they broke off to allow House members to return to the floor for roll call votes on other legislation. They...
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