Lucas Pleased With Senate Passage of Agricultural Act of 2014Tue, 04 Feb 2014 16:00:05 CST
Chairman Frank Lucas issued the following statement today after the U.S. Senate passed the Agricultural Act of 2014:
"I am pleased the Senate passed the conference report and put us another step closer to enacting a new farm bill. I commend Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Cochran on their efforts throughout this process. We worked together to give certainty and sound policy to our agricultural producers; deliver taxpayers billions of dollars in savings; and provide consumers the affordable and reliable food supply they have grown accustomed to."
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the conference report on January 29 by a strong vote of 251-166.
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