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Farm Bill Heads to Obama's Desk

Legislation ending automatic payments to U.S. farmers and making international food aid more efficient is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk. The legislation, however, has drawn criticism for its generous new subsidies and potential to violate international trade laws. The Senate on Tuesday passed the 10-year, $1 trillion Farm Bill governing farm policy, domestic and international food aid, and more.  The House passed the measure last week. According to the latest...

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