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Arguments over Farm Bill delay drought aid
Aug 6, 2012by RJ
The 2012 Farm Bill remains a hotly argued piece of legislation, with some in Congress wanting cuts in food stamps and immediate restoration of aid to cattle ranchers, while others are hanging out for a five year plan:
Mar 29, 2012:
Citizens of Madagascar continue to suffer after being hit by 2 major tropical storms less than two weeks apart. IRIN reports that the nation was hit by Cyclone Giovanna in late February and again by tropical storm Irina on March 7.