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on January 23, 2019

House ag chair withdraws co-sponsorship of King’s PICA

Rep. Collin Peterson was the only Democrat to have been co-sponsor of bill that says one state shouldn’t be able to regulate agriculture operations in other states

Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, has withdrawn his name as a co-sponsor of the Protect Interstate Commerce Act (PICA), a bill introduced by Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa.

Peterson is the chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, while King is a former ag committee member.

PICA is a piece of…

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