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January 27, 2019
Reader's View: Shutdown having real effects on county
January 27, 2019 - 7:08pm
January 15, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz and other state officials on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, told reporters about the impact of the partial federal government shutdown on the state budget and discussed plans for mitigating its impact. DANA FERGUSON / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 14, 2019
Myron Frans, Minnesota’s management and budget commissioner
Minn. rushes to approve February food stamps help
January 14, 2019 - 9:52pm
December 25, 2018
Reader's View: Reach out to elected representatives, too
December 25, 2018 - 3:11pm
December 20, 2018
Sen. John Hoeven, left, R-N.D., and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue talked with Forum News Service representatives on March 9. Purdue says getting President Trump to sign the farm bill was contingent on plans from the USDA to tighten SNAP regulations. Dave Samson / Forum News Service
USDA moves forward on tightening SNAP work requirements
December 20, 2018 - 3:29pm
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 17, 2018
Reader's View: Sirba can disclose more regarding allegations
November 17, 2018 - 6:39pm
July 9, 2018
Farmers hope the farm bill remains a priority in Washington this summer
July 9, 2018 - 7:08am
June 25, 2018
A pie chart from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economic Research Service shows the break down of spending in the 2014 Farm Bill. Click to view full graphic
Why the farm bill should matter to you
June 25, 2018 - 7:35am
May 7, 2018
The draft legislation of the $100 billion Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 passed out of the House Agriculture Committee on April 18, but on a party line vote versus the bipartisan support the farm bill usually garners. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SNAP fight in House could derail farm bill
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
April 20, 2018
Reader's View: Helping those in need always matters
April 20, 2018 - 11:06pm
March 21, 2018
Reader’s View: Make common-sense changes to food support that don’t tax taxpayers
March 21, 2018 - 11:43am
March 19, 2018
Reader's View: Blame politics for SNAP in Farm Bill
March 19, 2018 - 6:48pm
March 13, 2018
Proponents of food stamps holding Farm Bill hostage
March 13, 2018 - 10:09am
March 5, 2018
Commentary: 'Harvest Box' is a bad idea as SNAP alternative
March 5, 2018 - 7:00am
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