Finally, a farm bill: Senate passes Agriculture Act of 2014; Obama expected to sign soon
Signaling an end to the messy part of the process, the new farm bill only needs a signature from President Barack Obama to become reality.
Following a 68-32 vote in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, the Agriculture Act of 2014 — widely referred to as the farm bill — cleared its final legislative hurdle. On Jan. 29, the House of Representatives approved the compromised House-Senate version of the long-awaited bill with a 162-63 vote.
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