In-depth: Vilsack optimistic new farm bill will be passed

Reported by: Matt Ernst
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Updated: 6/15/2013 12:21 pm
U.S. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says he's positive on the progress on what he calls the food, farm and jobs bill. .

The Senate passed its version, the House is expected to take up the issue soon. But there are significant differences between the two versions. He says cuts to food stamps in the House Version are too high.

In this one-on-one interview with FOX 34 he explains why the bill needs to be passed and responds to arguments that it doesn't provide needed reform. Click the linked video to watch.
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