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Farm Bill May Come in January, Conference Committee Chair Says

Dec 04, 2013

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas (R-OK) said yesterday he believes it’s possible that the Farm Bill may not be completed until January.

In an interview with AgriTalk, an Oklahoma radio station, Lucas discussed some key sticking points and noted that House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has been “very concerned, from day one, about supply management in dairy.”

He also indicated his belief that reverting to permanent law “is not doable.” Read the full transcript here.

 
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