Dems Say Farm Bill Will Pass

August 2007
FoodService Director;8/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p1
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The article reports on the possible passage of a five-year farm bill according to U.S. Democrats. It states that this news represents a major victory for school foodservice operators, who have been fighting for financial support to sustain healthier food programs. Republicans who formerly supported the bill are now opposing it after provisions emerged that would tax overseas businesses about $4 billion to raise funds for nutrition programs.


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