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House Speaker Paul Ryan praises the Agriculture Committee's work on the farm bill at a news conference on Wednesday. He was joined by committee Chairman Mike Conaway (from left), House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Farm Bill Fails As Conservatives Revolt Over Immigration

Disputes over immigration and food stamps doomed the measure. Every Democrat and 30 Republicans voted against the bill.

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House Speaker Paul Ryan praises the Agriculture Committee's work on the farm bill at a news conference on Wednesday. He was joined by committee Chairman Mike Conaway (from left), House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Farm Bill Fails As Conservatives Revolt Over Immigration

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Royal Wedding Reflects A Changing Britain

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Spanish Rice Clark Terry & Chico O'Farrill

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Clinics That Refer Women For Abortions Would Not Get Federal Funds Under New Rule

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Midas Era [*] Lord Finesse

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The Vast And The Violent Rural Northwest, In 'Come West And See'

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Classical Music Captures A Young Wife's Anxiety In 'On Chesil Beach'

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