- The Foundry: Conservative Policy News Blog from The Heritage Foundation - http://blog.heritage.org -
Farm Bill: You'll Never Believe Where the House Wants to Spend Your Tax Dollars
Posted By Kelsey Harris On July 11, 2013 @ 10:46 am In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled
The House split up  farm-related programs and food stamps, but they didn’t make a single reform to farm programs — and House leadership is hoping America doesn’t notice.
The text of the farm-only bill was released late last night, and current plans are to vote on the bill as soon as midday today. Leadership may be rushing through the process so members don’t have time to properly review the bill, but Heritage experts have the facts .
Everything that was bloated and egregious in the bill  remains in the bill and it still hands out taxpayer money to surprising recipients . We’ve highlighted just some of the ridiculous places Congress wants to send your tax dollars below.
Article printed from The Foundry: Conservative Policy News Blog from The Heritage Foundation: http://blog.heritage.org
URL to article: http://blog.heritage.org/2013/07/11/farm-bill-youll-never-believe-where-the-house-wants-to-spend-your-tax-dollars/
URLs in this post:
 split up: http://blog.heritage.org/2013/07/10/the-indefensible-farm-bill-the-house-may-be-back-at-it-again/
 Everything that was bloated and egregious in the bill: http://blog.heritage.org/2013/07/08/seven-ugly-truths-about-the-house-farm-bill/
 hands out taxpayer money to surprising recipients: http://blog.heritage.org/2013/05/29/the-rich-and-famous-at-the-farm-bill-trough/
 Image: http://blog.heritage.org/wp-content/uploads/FarmBill_RichandFamous_600pixels.jpg
 Twitter: https://twitter.com/Heritage/status/355342841880387586
 Facebook.: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151612421339481&set=pb.21375324480.-2207520000.1373554428.&type=3&theater
Copyright © 2011 The Heritage Foundation. All rights reserved.