The farm bill was vetoed by President G.W. Bush this week, and the House voted to override the veto within hours. However, a clerical error was discovered, and the bill will have to be passed by the House again, and re-submitted to the president.
“The farm bill expands funding for public nutrition, land stewardship and biofuel development but Bush says it will subsidize multimillionaire farmers when Americans face higher grocery prices.”
For more information, read the article in the Washington Post.