Senate farm bill 'a great start'
Better late than never.
The federal farm bill jumped another hurdle toward becoming law when the Senate passed a five-year proposal Monday evening that would cost $955 billion over 10 years.
The bill, which passed by a 66-27 vote, now will be taken up by the House.
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