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House Republicans achieve Pyrrhic victory with passage of unconscionable farm bill

Excerpt: Repub­li­cans in the U.S. House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives achieved a Pyrrhic vic­to­ry ear­li­er today with the pas­sage of an uncon­scionable, cru­el farm bill that they man­aged to pass with only a hand­ful of votes to spare after hours of acri­mo­nious debate. The Repub­li­can-backed pro­pos­al, which passed with­out a sin­gle Demo­c­ra­t­ic vote, pro­vides around $195 bil­lion in […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Economic Security, Our Environment
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