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Ag chairman defends Cramer on farm bill delays

October 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Battling Democratic accusations that he tried to derail the farm bill last year, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is getting help from his House Agriculture Committee chairman.

In a conference call with reporters Monday, Chairman Frank Lucas, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Ag chairman defends Cramer on farm bill delays

October 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Battling Democratic accusations that he tried to derail the farm bill last year, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is getting help from his House Agriculture Committee chairman.

In a conference call with reporters Monday, Chairman Frank Lucas, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DFL House choices bother rural Republicans

November 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota House agriculture committee chairman for the past two years is concerned Democrats are putting agriculture on the back burner as they take control of the chamber. Continue Reading

Conrad stays on Budget Committee

November 19, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS U.S. Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., will retain his leadership position on the Senate Budget Committee, he announced Friday morning.
In recent weeks, Conrad had considered taking the chairmanship of the Agriculture Committee a group that soon will begin the work to reauthorize the federal farm bill. Continue Reading