Austin Scott Opening Statement – Rural Broadband

Opening Statement: Ranking Member Austin Scott Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Public Hearing: “Building Opportunity in Rural America through Affordable, Reliable and High-Speed Broadband” Remarks as prepared for delivery: Thank you, Chairman Scott, for holding this important hearing on a subject that resonates with all Americans: Rural Broadband…. Continue reading

Rural Broadband Access

OR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rachel Ledbetter (Scott) Rachel Millard (Conaway) Scott, Conaway: Broadband Provisions in 2018 Farm Bill Critical to Rural America Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit held a hearing on the importance of affordable, reliable and high-speed broadband Internet. After the… Continue reading

7 Ag stories You May Have Missed this Week – June 14, 2019

From Beef Magazine: Perdue announces USDA relocation to Kansas City, GM wheat found in Washington state and ‘modernizing’ biotechnology regulations Missed some ag news this week? Here’s 7 stories to catch you up. 1. Foreign investors control at least 28.3 million acres in the U.S., an area about the size… Continue reading

Marijuana Petition

Sign the Petition Via This Link The Marijuana Justice Act was just reintroduced into the House and Senate. It would legalize weed nationwide. If passed, the Marijuana Justice Act would remove marijuana from the US Controlled Substances Act, thereby ending federal criminalization of cannabis. If passed, this would allow medical research… Continue reading