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WASHINGTON, DC | Rogers’ Opening Statement for Farm Bill Conference Meeting

WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Mike Rogers attended the Farm Bill Conference Meeting today with his House and Senate colleagues. Rogers’ opening statement is below. Rogers is a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee and the only member from the State of Alabama. Opening Statement: Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I am pleased to once again represent Alabama … Continue reading WASHINGTON, DC | Rogers’ Opening Statement for Farm Bill Conference Meeting

Police ID Alabama man who killed himself near White House

WASHINGTON/March 04, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Authorities have identified the man who fatally shot himself in front of the White House. Police say it was 26-year-old Cameron Ross Burgess, recently of Maylene, Alabama, who approached the fence along the north side of the White House and fired several rounds from a handgun shortly before midday Saturday. President … Continue reading Police ID Alabama man who killed himself near White House

Iowa State’s push to ban marijuana shirt leads to huge costs

IOWA CITY, Iowa/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Iowa State University‘s unconstitutional crackdown on a pro-marijuana student group’s T-shirts is expected to cost state taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal costs, according to a tentative settlement released Tuesday. Subject to approval by a state board, the state has agreed to pay $150,000 in damages to two … Continue reading Iowa State’s push to ban marijuana shirt leads to huge costs