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New Proposal Pumps Up Crop Insurance Subsidies
A new report released yesterday by EWG and agriculture economist Bruce Babcock finds that a new proposal to increase crop insurance subsidies could cost far more than advertised.
If the Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) had been in place in 2012, government spending ion crop insurance would have increased by nearly $7 billion.
See the full report here.
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