Senators seek removal of GIPSA rider

Senators seek removal of GIPSA rider

THE Senate and House agricultural appropriations bills passed out of committee suggested different approaches on how to fund the Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) from finalizing several rules under the Packers and Stockyard Act.

Thirteen senators have written a letter to leaders of the Senate Appropriations Committee asking for support of excluding the GIPSA rider from being included in a final appropriations packa

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