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on May 18, 2018

2018 farm bill fails to pass House vote

Despite early support, 30 Republicans voted against the bill

The 2018 farm bill failed to pass the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday in a 198-213 vote.

Fighting within the Republican party over immigration seems to have been the sticking point that caused the vote to fail. Conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus voted against the bill as they…

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