News > Donald Trump

2020 Candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar Releases Plan To Help US Farmers

1 month ago   |   By

MINNEAPOLIS - Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has come out with a plan to help farmers that includes raising the debt limit on farm bankruptcies and increasing access to government loan programs.
The Minnesota senator is promoting the proposals during a weekend visit to Iowa.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar
Low commodity prices, flooding and President Donald Trump's trade dispute with China have hit family farms hard. Bankruptcy filings for farm operations in the upper Midwest have doubled since June 2014, when commodity prices began to drop.
For bankruptcy filings, Klobuchar wants to...
Read more ...

 

2020 candidate Klobuchar releases plan to help US farmers

2020 candidate Klobuchar releases plan to help US farmers

1 month ago   |   By

Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has come out with a plan to help farmers that includes raising the debt limit on farm bankruptcies and increasing access to government loan programs.
The Minnesota senator is promoting the proposals during a weekend visit to Iowa.
Low commodity prices, flooding and President Donald Trump's trade dispute with China have hit family farms hard. Bankruptcy filings for farm operations in the upper Midwest have doubled since June 2014, when commodity prices began to drop.
For bankruptcy filings, Klobuchar wants to raise the liability cap from $4.2...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Donald Trump      Democrats      Local      News      Politics      Amy Klobuchar  


US military says 2 service personnel killed in Afghanistan

US military says 2 service personnel killed in Afghanistan

U.S. officials said they're in the process of contacting the soldiers' families. Read more ...

Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford dealership

Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford dealership

The gunman is down, police said. Read more ...

House passes emergency funding bill for migrant care crisis

House passes emergency funding bill for migrant care crisis

The emergency border aid package would care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

Robert Mueller will testify publicly July 17 before two House committees

Robert Mueller will testify publicly July 17 before two House committees

Read more ...

Robert Mueller To Testify In Open Hearing Before House Committees

Robert Mueller To Testify In Open Hearing Before House Committees

Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler announced that, after being subpoenaed, the Russian investigation special counsel agreed to appear before the Justice and Intelligence... Read more ...

11-year-old Girl Scout killed and three others injured by falling tree at camp

11-year-old Girl Scout killed and three others injured by falling tree at camp

The group of two girls and two women had been hiking along a gravel path when the tree, estimated to be between 35 and 45 feet, fell on them. Read more ...

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021

Netflix is losing "The Office" in 2021. It's a sign of how intense the streaming wars have become. Read more ...

Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana

Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana

Starting next year, Illinois residents can purchase and possess up to an ounce of marijuana at a time. Read more ...

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales

The ban includes sales in brick-and-mortar stores and online sales shipped to a San Francisco address. Read more ...

Watch parties in Nebraska announced for first Democratic Presidential Debates

Watch parties in Nebraska announced for first Democratic Presidential Debates

The NDP and county Democratic parties across Nebraska are planning TV watch parties for the first Democratic Presidential Debates this Wednesday and Thursday. Read more ...