Farm Bill Would Boost Aid For Healthy Food, Pay $100 Million To Blacks In Bias Suit

June 2008
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. (U.S. Department of Agriculture) by Black farmers.


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