Policy Documents

Farm Bill Reboot: Crop Insurance has Got to Go

June 12, 2013

The Senate passed a new farm bill on 11 June 2013.  In this Chicago Tribune editorial (section 1, page 22), the paper comes out against farm subsidies as being perverse incentives and costly to taxpayers, not to mention bad for the production of our nation's food.  They call for an end to this form of agricultural welfare.