Thursday’s “Daily Rundown” line-up: Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on California’s mad cow case, jobs and the outlook for his boss and his party in 2012… ITN’s Matt Frei on Europe’s ongoing economic woes and the political impact ...
A few items that caught our attention on Thursday: Why Tom Vilsack fits better as agriculture secretary than presidential hopeful: Agriculture Secretary and former Iowa governor Tom Vilsack, the first Democrat to announce his intent... Read Post
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack discussed the U.S. drought and its impact on today’s CNN “State of the Union” television program. Sec. Vilsack noted the importance of the House bringing the 2012 Farm Bill to the floor for a vote. ... Read Post
Policy Issues A news release on Friday from USDA’s Farm Service Agency stated that, “Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that a one-time extension will be provided to producers for the new safety-net programs establish... Read Post