The Hagstrom Report

Agriculture News As It Happens


Cantor releases heavy schedule but no farm bill

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., has released a lengthy list of bills on which the House will vote this week, but the farm bill is not included in it. The list includes a continuing resolution to fund the federal government through the first quarter of 2013, and a vote on that bill could come as early as Thursday, the National Journal reported today.

After meeting today, on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday the House will meet at 10 a.m. for morning house and at noon for legislative business.

On Friday, the House will meet at 9 a.m. for legislative business, with the last votes expected no later than 3 p.m.