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on February 26, 2010

Peterson, Lincoln Disagree On Threshold For Farm Disaster Aid

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.), his counterpart in the Senate, have decidedly different views regarding the definition of agricultural disasters.

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.), his counterpart in the Senate, have decidedly different views regarding the definition of agricultural disasters.

Lincoln and Agriculture Committee member Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) have drafted legislation that would provide an estimated $1.5 billion to farmers who have suffered…

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