Farm Bill

Congress may soon come to an agreement on the 2018 Farm Bill, which contains an amendment that would fully legalize hemp production in the United States. Speaking with Politico, Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) and Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) said that House and Senate lawmakers are very close to coming to an agreement and are “very encouraged” by the talks. The final details of the deal have not yet been released, but it is expected to omit a controversial provision which would impose stricter work requirements for food-stamp recipients.

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