House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway and Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Thad Cochran spearhead letter to Secretary John Kerry regarding U.S. rice exports to Iraq.
Chairman Lucas on H.R. 2112 Market Access Program Amendment
June 21, 2012 - Chairman Lucas opposes the Market Access Program Amendment in H.R. 2112, the agriculture appropriations bill. He emphasizes this is another attempt to legislate farm policy through appropriations, and that policy reform should be done by the Agriculture Committee.