Subsidies

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Cigarette smoking is responsible for more than 480,000 deaths per year, including more than 41,000 deaths from secondhand smoke. So why are American taxpayers still subsidizing farmers to grow tobacco?

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The farm bill under consideration by the House of Representatives this week may reopen loopholes that once allowed billionaires to receive federal farm subsidies.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Under current law, numerous loopholes in federal farm subsidy programs distribute the lion’s share of farm subsidies to the largest and richest farms

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Here are six ways the bill snubs President Trump’s February budget request.

Monday, May 7, 2018

The farm bill produced by the House Agriculture Committee violates many of the principles developed by U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue.

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