Originally Posted by BucEyedPea
To my knowledge a Farm Bill was passed this past summer. Allegedly it was pared back, but the agriculture panel gained a new top Republican, Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran. Thus, government subsidies were expanded for crop insurance, rice and peanuts.
Best I could find on this allegedly pared back farm bill:
Nothing ever passed both the house and the senate. They've been miles apart from the beginning.