In advance of today’s Senate hearing on U.S. country of origin labeling, Mexican and Canadian officials sent separate letters to Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Chairman and ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, stating that a full repeal of COOL is the only option.
Business Meeting to Consider H.R. 6083, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2012
The House Agriculture Committee held a business meeting to consider the 2012 Farm Bill, H.R. 6083, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act. After many hours of discussion and debate the FARRM Act passed the Committee by a vote of 35-11.