Farm Bill Passes U.S. Senate

Debbie Stabenow, Thad Cochran, Patrick Leahy, Heidi Heitkamp

Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., second from left, celebrates with fellow committee members during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, after Congress gave its final approval to a sweeping five-year farm bill. From left are, the committee’s ranking member Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., Stabenow, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.