Chairman Frank Lucas issued the following statement welcoming the news that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will move forward with implementing the Actual Production History (APH) adjustment for 2015 spring-planted crops. This crop insurance provision in the Agricultural Act of 2014 allows yield adjustments when losses are widespread and beyond the control of producers.
To consider the issuance of a subpoena to compel the attendance of a witness
Issues: MF Global
To compel former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine to attend a subsequent hearing to examine the MF Global Bankruptcy
Roll Call Votes
Lucas Amendment (passed by voice vote)