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House floor farm bill action gets underway

First of amendments debated Wednesday afternoon as House looks to tackle additional amendments on Thursday.

On Wednesday, the House began consideration of the farm bill: H.R. 2, the Agriculture & Nutrition Act of 2018. Unlike past farm bills, the bill before the chamber looks like it will receive no support from Democrats after talks broke down in April over work requirements for individuals who receive nutrition assistance.

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