More on Farm Bill

Dec 10, 2013

Lucas Statement on Status of Farm Bill Conference Committee Negotiations

Chairman Frank Lucas issued the following statement after the four principals met today to discuss outstanding issues relating to the farm bill.

Oct 28, 2013

Tulsa World: "Rep. Frank Lucas' Farm Experiences Reflected in Farm Bill Proposals"

Chairman Frank Lucas tells the Tulsa World "when you understand what farmers and ranchers go through you're just willing to work a little harder to give them the tools to keep on doing what they do, and that benefits all the rest of us in the country."

Oct 23, 2013

First Public Meeting for 2013 Farm Bill Conference Committee Announced

House and Senate Agriculture Committee leaders announced today that the first public meeting for the 2013 Farm Bill conference committee will be held next week on Wednesday, October 30 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

Oct 12, 2013

Farm Bill Process Moves Forward With House Conferee Appointments

Chairman Frank Lucas issued the following statement after House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) named the Republican members who will serve on the House-Senate Conference Committee tasked with resolving differences between the House and Senate-passed Farm Bills.

Oct 9, 2013

Lucas Applauds American Farm Bureau's Opposition to Linking Conservation Compliance to Crop Insurance

Chairman Frank Lucas of Oklahoma issued the following statement welcoming the news in recent reports that the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Board voted to oppose conservation compliance linked to crop insurance.

Sep 19, 2013

Lucas Statement on House Passage of Nutrition Reform Bill

Chairman Frank Lucas of Oklahoma issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3102, the Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013, by a vote of 217-210.

Jul 11, 2013

Lucas: House Passage of Farm Bill is a Huge Step Forward

Chairman Frank Lucas of Oklahoma issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013 by a vote of 216-208.

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