News

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Legislation

Fackcheck: 2014 campaign whoppers - TucsonSentinel.com — Fackcheck: 2014 campaign whoppersTucsonSentinel.comAnd Jacobson told us he farms 700 acres and only a fraction of the subsidies he...

Will Washington, DC, Legalize Pot? - The Nation. — The Nation.Will Washington, DC, Legalize Pot?The Nation.DPA helped craft the legislation and joined the campaign. An April 2013 Pu...

Vt. senators' roles hang in balance - Barre Montpelier Times Argus — Kansas City StarVt. senators' roles hang in balanceBarre Montpelier Times ArgusThose races are in Alaska, Colorado, Iowa, Geo...

6 vie for 3 seats in state Legislature - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide — 6 vie for 3 seats in state LegislatureIdaho Mountain Express and GuideShe also opposes the $400,000 allocated to the Wolf Depredat...

Commission faced with big decision Thursday on state's deer farms - North Carolina Sportsman — Commission faced with big decision Thursday on state's deer farmsNorth Carolina SportsmanIt is always fatal and has wiped out...

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Local Foods

The Newest Champion of Local Food: City Hall - TakePart — TakePartThe Newest Champion of Local Food: City HallTakePartPlass says the initiative will launch with an education campaign focus...

Yes on GMO labels - The Daily Camera — Yes on GMO labelsThe Daily CameraWe believe consumers are clamoring for more information about their food, whether it is for healt...

Club plans to dish out staple meal for charity - The Baylor Lariat — Club plans to dish out staple meal for charityThe Baylor LariatStudents involved in Baylor's Global Community Living Center h...

GMO labeling among four Colorado ballot measures as election enters final week - RealVail — RealVailGMO labeling among four Colorado ballot measures as election enters final weekRealVailFormer Colorado lawmaker and Agricul...

New poll: Dems faring worse than 2010 - Fox News — Fox NewsNew poll: Dems faring worse than 2010Fox NewsTeachers union rakes Ernst over school choice - The nation's largest tea...

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