We’re all familiar with Republican obstructionism in the U.S. House, right?
But I’ll bet you didn’t know about THIS:
House Republicans let the five-year farm bill expireat the end of September without a new law to replace the massive measure covering billions of dollars in programs, including food stamps and agriculture subsidies. The Senate passedits own bipartisan, 10-year farm bill in June, and House Democrats and farm state Republicans attempted to force the House to consider a bill to replace it. But the GOP leadership steadfastly refused to vote on it.
As a result, milk prices could jump as ...