Tag: farm bill

New Jersey’s Lance Slams ‘Wasteful’ Farm Bill After Nay Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Agriculture and Nutrition Act (H.R. 2), popularly known as the Farm Bill, failed to get through the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday morning by a narrow 198-213 vote. Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) was among the ‘nay’ votes. Read More

10 of 12 NJ Reps Dissed Farm Bill

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Garden State’s congressional delegation played a major role in Thursday’s surprising defeat of a deeply flawed farm bill supported by House leadership, Save Jerseyans. Deputy State Director of AFP-New Jersey Daryn Iwicki expressed his organization’s Read More