RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Debbie Stabenow

A collection of news and information related to Debbie Stabenow published by this site and its partners.

Top Debbie Stabenow Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Congress sends five-year, $1-trillion farm bill to President Obama

    Congress sends five-year, $1-trillion farm bill to President Obama
    WASHINGTON — In a rare display of bipartisanship, Congress gave final approval Tuesday to a nearly $1-trillion farm bill, a hard-fought compromise that sets policy over agricultural subsidies, nutrition programs and the food stamp safety net for the...
  • Obama touts, signs bipartisan farm bill in trip to Michigan

    EAST LANSING, Mich. – Keen to not let a rare legislative accomplishment go unnoticed, President Obama jetted to an agricultural research hub in Michigan on Friday to sign into law a long-delayed farm bill and tout the importance of rural America...
  • Compromise farm bill on verge of clearing Congress

    Compromise farm bill on verge of clearing Congress
    WASHINGTON — Key lawmakers from both parties announced a final agreement Monday for a multi-year farm bill, putting Congress on the verge of clearing another long-stalled priority from its to-do list. The proposed compromise, which could come up...
  • Congressional negotiators reach deal on U.S. farm bill

    Congressional negotiators reach deal on U.S. farm bill
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House and Senate negotiators on Monday reached a bipartisan agreement on the long-overdue U.S. farm bill that ends a pricy direct subsidy to farmers while expanding government-backed crop insurance programs, and trims spending on...
  • Cardin leads fight over pesticides

    Cardin leads fight over pesticides
    Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin, a longtime advocate of the Chesapeake Bay, is wading into the high-profile debate over the federal regulation of pesticides -- instantly putting him at odds with fellow Democrats while potentially raising his national profile on...
  • Not just M.I.A.: Super Bowl political ad using Asian woman decried

     
    It wasn’t just singer M.I.A. who got into hot water for her actions during Super Bowl XLVI. Republican senatorial candidate Pete Hoekstra stirred the pot with a political ad that featured an Asian woman speaking broken English which sparked...
  • ‘Meet the Press’ exclusive: Barack Obama is the guest

     
    ABC's "This Week" inteviews Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz. The program starts at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. Other guests are Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., and Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho. ABC's Jonathan Karl will lead a roundtable...
  • Home buyer tax credit might be extended for service members

    Home buyer tax credit might be extended for service members
    Will Congress extend the wildly popular $8,000 home buyer tax credit beyond its Dec. 1 expiration date? That's a question generating huge pressure on Capitol Hill from would-be buyers who haven't found the right house as well as from realty agents,...
  • The unfairness of a Fairness Doctrine

    That the Democrats are keen to crack down on conservative talk radio -- crack down on free speech they don't like, that is -- is now impossible to deny. Two approaches are being contemplated. The one getting the most attention involves creating a new...
  • Senate women Dems' campaign checklist

     
    by Matthew Hay Brown After a primrary season divided between two of their colleagues, the Democratic women of the Senate rallied together behind a 10-item Checklist for Change they said they would pursue through the rest of the election season.......
  • Obama, McCain sell bailout, hate it, too

     
    by Christi Parsons GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--As if peddling a product with a $700 billion price tag wasn't hard enough, the two traveling salesmen for the Wall Street bailout have an added challenge: John McCain and Barack Obama have to make......