budget

Senate Democrats: Trump budget cuts will harm rural America

· May 31, 2017

On Tuesday, 29 U.S. Senate Democrats sent a letter to President Trump expressing strong concerns over recent actions that would have negative impacts on families in rural America. Last week, President Trump issued a budget proposal calling for drastic cuts that would undermine the important rural development mission at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). […]

Ag groups declare Trump budget failure to rural America

· May 24, 2017

After President Donald Trump’s proposed “A New Foundation for American Greatness,” budget was delivered to the Hill Tuesday, several agricultural groups spoke out against the $46.54 billion cut to agriculture subsidies over 10 years. Here’s what some groups had to say … National Corn Growers Association: “The time and place to debate farm bill programs […]

Load more