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on October 22, 2010

Rep. Pitts Challenges U.S. Sugar Policy

Just before the current congressional recess, Rep. Joe Pitts (R-Pa.) introduced legislation (HR 6375) that would eliminate the U.S. sugar program and stop federal government sugar purchases.

Just before the current congressional recess, Rep. Joe Pitts (R-Pa.) introduced legislation (HR 6375) that would eliminate the U.S. sugar program and stop federal government sugar purchases. Ending the program would save approximately $1.4 billion over the next ten years, says Pitts.

In a statement, Pitts calls the federal sugar

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