government shutdown

Wheat growers: Government shutdown is bad for ag

· January 22, 2018

Failing to pass legislation to fund government operations and creating a government shutdown is a failure to farmers says the National Association of Wheat Growers President. NAWG President and Outlook, Montana farmer Gordon Stoner made the following statement: “Funding the government is a basic charge of Congress, and failing to do so impacts farmers across […]

Government shutdown? What happens to USDA, FDA, EPA?

· January 19, 2018

If the Senate can’t get enough votes for a stopgap spending bill, that passed in the House last night and would keep the government funded through Feb. 16, it looks like we will be headed toward another federal government shutdown. A government shutdown doesn’t mean everything comes to a halt though. Only agencies that are […]

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