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GAO opens investigation into USDA trade aid

Sen. Stabenow challenges distribution and regional disparities in MFP payments in 2019.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced the final installment of the second year of Market Facilitation Program payments without addressing what Senate Agriculture Committee ranking member Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.) said includes “vast disparities, which have skewed benefits to Southern states, certain crops, and larger farms.” Stabenow announced that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) opened an

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