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WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2013 - President Obama signed into law legislation (H.R. 152) late Jan. 29 that provides the Agriculture Department with $230.4 million as part of a larger $50.5 billion disaster assistance package to deal with the impacts of Hurricane Sandy.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2013- Efforts are underway in at least three states to repeal or cutback on policies that advocates say have driven renewable energy development. Another two states look like they will
WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2013 -
The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) and U.S. renewable
fuel organizations expressed disappointment today following the recent European
WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2013 - The House approved legislation (H.R. 325) today that would allow for a short-term increase in the nation's debt limit and would withhold salaries from members of Congress if either chamber fails to approve a budget.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2013- Investments in conservation programs and the passage of a full, five-year farm bill are included as priorities for the nation's sportsmen in the Teddy Roosevelt Conservation Partnership's (TRCP)
Our guest this week is Missouri 6th District Representative Sam Graves.
As chair of the House Small Business Committee and member of the Transportation Committee, Graves is anxious for a long term resolution to finding resources for the Highway Trust Fund. He has introduced legislation to reign in EPA regulations on farms and small businesses. Graves wants a solution to the nation's immigration policy, but says the administration should do more to enforce the country's existing immigration policy.