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Franken, Klobuchar pleased with Senate Farm Bill passage

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WASHINGTON -- Both of Minnesota's Democratic senators voted for the Farm Bill, which had bipartisan support. Both had helped write the bill as members of the Agriculture Committee.


The U.S. House has just taken up its version of the bill and is expected to vote on it later this summer.

The bill includes a Sen. Al Franken-sponsored program to help aid renewable energy projects.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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