NewsHour Connect: Super Committee Fast Tracks New Farm Bill

Aired: 11/16/2011 | 0:05:02 | Clip
Every 5 years Congress passes a bundle of legislation related to food and agriculture, the last of which was passed in 2008. It usually takes at least a year for stakeholders to voice their concerns and then for congress to ultimately enact the bill. This year, however, the Farm Bill process is on the fast track. Hari Sreenivasan checked in with Peggy Lowe of Harvest Public Media for more.