Pork-packed Farm bill falls dead in House, 195-234

http://twitter.com/#!/sunnyright/status/347774295319130112

The $940 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013, otherwise known as the Farm Bill, has been defeated in the House of Representatives. Nearly 80 percent of the spending in the pork-laden monstrosity was set to be allocated for food stamps.

Fiscal conservatives are grateful that, for a change, common sense has prevailed:

http://twitter.com/#!/KristinaRibali/status/347775072485924864
http://twitter.com/#!/EWErickson/status/347778160244453377
http://twitter.com/#!/DLoesch/status/347783568694587393
http://twitter.com/#!/Gabby_Hoffman/status/347779332179120128
http://twitter.com/#!/JimDeMint/status/347779878923403265

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/06/20/pork-packed-farm-bill-falls-dead-in-house-195-234/

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