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Cong. Peterson: More Motivated Than Ever to Get a Farm Bill

by Amy Iler

The federal government shutdown is over and Congressman Collin Peterson is more motivated than ever to get a deal struck on the farm bill.  The last farm bill has already expired. 

He says it's unclear if they [Republicans] are going to back off and let them [Democrats] get something done or if they are going to be so upset they are going to want to "pound the flesh out of us".