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Short fuse

May 20, 2008

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Farm bill: Giving bipartisanship a bad name The farm bill that passed both houses of Congress by huge margins isn't a model of bipartisan cooperation. It's a cynical mess, combining a much-needed increase for food stamps with tens of billions of dollars in subsidies for a farm sector that has been overindulged for years. Most of those subsidies go to ... (Full article: 247 words)

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