TITLE

House Votes Down Tobacco Buyout

AUTHOR(S)
Baumann, David; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
National Journal;7/17/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 29, p2247
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of the U.S. House, in July 2004, to prevent the Agriculture Department from implementing a federal buyout of tobacco farmers. Purpose of the approval of the buyout in June; Condition of the issue in the Senate as of July 15.
ACCESSION #
13924059

 

Related Articles

  • Farm Bill Would Boost Aid For Healthy Food, Pay $100 Million To Blacks In Bias Suit.  // Jet;6/2/2008, Vol. 113 Issue 21, p16 

    The article focuses on a $290 billion farm bill that has been passed by the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. It is reported that the bill will provide money to promote healthy eating in disadvantaged areas and that it will settle a decade-old discrimination suit against the U.S.D.A....

  • Working For You.  // American Fruit Grower;Apr2005, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p8 

    Presents news briefs about the fruit trade in the U.S. as of April 1, 2005. Information on the spending cuts included in U.S. President George W. Bush's budget for the coming fiscal year including the Market Access Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Reintroduction of the...

  • SMALL FARMS WIN.  // America;7/25/1942, Vol. 67 Issue 16, p434 

    The author reflects on the decision of the U.S. House of Representatives to finally agree to go along with the U.S. Senate in allowing the Agriculture Department to sell government-owned surplus wheat for feeding purposes below parity price. He states that it ended the prolonged disagreement...

  • Agriculture Funding Bills Advance.  // National Hog Farmer Expert Blog;5/28/2014, p1 

    The article reports that the agriculture subcommittee of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee and the House Appropriations voted for the 2015 funding legislation focused on agricultural programs. It states that the Senate bill includes 1.139 billion dollars for the U.S. Department of...

  • Conner urges Senate to finish farm bill, 'put on president's desk'. Laws, Forrest // Southwest Farm Press;11/1/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 21, p16 

    The article reports that acting secretary Chuck Conner of the U.S. Department of Agriculture has urged the U.S. Senate and House to finish the 2007 farm bill in the U.S. Conner stresses that the department's involvement in administering the bill aims for the early approval of the bill to inform...

  • Farm bill finalized. Prall, Derek // American City & County Exclusive Insight; 

    The article reports that the agreement on a five-year Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (farm) bill, that influences almost every aspect of U.S. food and fiber production, was finalized by leaders of the U.S. House and Senate on January 27, 2014. According to "The Washington Post,"...

  • Congress Day by Day.  // Congressional Digest;Mar1926, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p77 

    The article presents a daily record of the proceedings on the floor of the U.S. Senate and U.S. House for the period January 29 to February 27, 1926. U.S. Senate continued consideration of the revenue bill and agreed to committee amendments on non-controversial sections of the bills. An...

  • LEGISLATIVE REPORT.  // Education Week;3/28/1984, Vol. 3 Issue 27, p14 

    The article presents several legislative bills in the U.S. and their status in the Senate and the House of Representatives. One bill is on the appropriations for the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year of 1985, which proposes a budget for child nutrition and related programs including...

  • Senate farm bill amendment votes phase reached. Bennett, David // Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;6/20/2012, p4 

    The article reports that the Senate farm bill is scheduled to be decided June 2012. It states that legislators will continue with votes on several amendments made in the proposal. The amendments already approved include the elimination of the catfish inspection initiative of the U.S. Department...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics