Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill.
Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture Committee and three of the state's eight congressmen are on the House farm panel, including Rep. Collin Peterson, the top-ranking Democrat and former chairman.
All Minnesotans on the committees are Democrats, in a Congress controlled by Republicans. However, a...
January 15, 2018 - 10:23am