WASHINGTON, April 25, 2012 – Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., announced tonight that the Committee will begin marking up the 2012 Farm Bill on Thursday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m. in the Committee’s hearing room, 328-A of the Russell Senate Office Building.

The Chairwoman postponed the markup that was originally scheduled to begin Wednesday morning. A summary of the Committee Print of the Senate Agriculture Committee’s 2012 Farm Bill is available here. 

The markup will also be streamed live on the Senate Agriculture Committee website at http://ag.senate.gov.

The Committee Print will be modified and amended throughout this week’s meeting, beginning with a manager’s package of consensus amendments offered by Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts, R-Kans., at the mark-up’s outset, according to the Committee’s update. 


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