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'Marketplace' Report: House Farm Bill

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'Marketplace' Report: House Farm Bill

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'Marketplace' Report: House Farm Bill

'Marketplace' Report: House Farm Bill

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The House is considering a farm bill that would trim federal subsidies and increase taxes on foreign-owned companies in order to support nutrition programs. But the bill is facing opposition from both sides of the aisle and the White House has already threatened a veto. John Dimsdale of Marketplace talks with Alex Cohen about the concerns over the changes proposed in the new legislation.

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