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H.R.1947 Farm bill, 113th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 20, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on June 20, 2013, with a roll call of 195 ayes, 234 nays, and 6 not voting.

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    • Amcot

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    • AgPreference

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    • USA Rice Federation

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    • American Association of Crop Insurers

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    • American Farmland Trust

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    • American Sugar Alliance

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    • Biotechnology Industry Organization

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    • Blue Diamond Growers

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    • California Walnut Commission

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    • American Seed Trade Association

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    • Badgerland Financial, Aca

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    • Apricot Producers of California

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    • California Association of Winegrape Growers

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    • Canned Food Alliance

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    • Cooperative Network

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    • Crop Insurance Professionals Association

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    • Farm Credit Council

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    • Partners for Sustainable Pollination

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    • Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.

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    • American Sugar Cane League

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    • AgFirst Farm Credit Bank

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    • American AgCredit

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    • American Crystal Sugar Company

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    • American Fruit and Vegetable Processors and Growers Coalition

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    • Calcot Ltd.

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    • California Canning Peach Association

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    • CoBank

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    • GreenStone Farm Credit Services

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    • Pollinator Partnership

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    • Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers

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    • Sun-Maid Growers of California

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    • The Fertilizer Institute

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    • United FCS

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    • Yankee Farm Credit

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    • H.R.1947 Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013 - May 31, 2013 by OpenCongress - To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. view all titles (3) Official: To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and

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    • Farm Bill “Reform” Is in the Eye of the Beholder - May 29, 2013 by Cato Institute - ...billion compared with the baseline (i.e., the cost of simply continuing current programs).1 The House committee’s farm bill (H.R.1947) would cost less ($940 billion) and save more ($33.3 billion) over the same time period.2 Modest as even these cuts w

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