CFTC reauthorization standoff brewing in Senate

Sen. Stabenow criticizing Sen. Roberts' proposal for reauthorizing Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

It again appears that the once-lockstep duo in the Senate Agriculture Committee have their major differences heading into another markup this week. In March, it was genetically engineered food labeling and this time around it is on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) reauthorization. It has become clear that chairman Pat Roberts (R., Kan.) and ranking member Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.) do not see eye to eye on the proposal on the table, despite talk for months that they w

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