When I became Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee in January of this year, I had one primary goal: to ensure that America’s farmers and ranchers have the policies in place that they need to feed, fuel, and clothe the nation while ensuring stability and consistency for farmers, ranchers, consumers, markets, and rural communities. After all, agriculture is the foundation of our livelihood and the lifeblood of rural America. And, while our work will never be done, we are off to a great start.
Lucas Calls for Information on MF Global Bankruptcy
December 7, 2011 - House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank D. Lucas was interviewed by Bloomberg Television's Street Smart program on the MF Global Bankruptcy. Lucas emphasized the importance of restoring confidence in the futures markets after customer funds were reported missing.