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NFU President: a divided Congress holds up farm bill progress

There hasn’t been much movement on a new farm bill and National Farmers Union President Rob Larew says it’s not what’s in the bill that’s holding things up. “The current norm of divisiveness in Congress has seeped into our food and agriculture policy making... Read More.

IL Congresswoman: Lack of farm bill progress concerning

Looming budget deadlines and a lack of progress on a new farm bill are concerning for one Illinois lawmaker. Congresswoman Nikki Budzinski serves on the House Agriculture Committee, but says she has yet to see any farm bill details… “I still have yet, to be... Read More.

New Report Shows Progress and Gaps in Educational Attainment

TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas ranks 17th in the nation in people who have a "high quality" postsecondary credential, according to a group that promotes learning after high school.With 55.7 percent of Kansans aged 25-65 having such credentials, Kansas exceeds the national average of 53.7... Read More.