Senator Debbie Stabenow

Senator Debbie Stabenow
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U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan is troubled by many aspects of the budget President Donald Trump has sent to Congress, notably the elimination of Great Lakes protection funding. “Overall," she says, "this budget makes no sense from a Michigan standpoint.”

tractor on farm
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The road leading to America’s next national farm bill stops in Michigan this weekend.  On Saturday, farmers will testify on the proposed bill in Frankenmuth.


Senator Debbie Stabenow
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U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow sits down with Mark Bashore to talk about the Iran deal, how to support small businesses, and her pledge to chug a Michigan beer if Hilary Clinton wins the Democratic nomination. 

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A new five-year Farm Bill is making its way to a vote in the U.S. Senate.  This is the second time in a year that the legislation has cleared the Senate.  Michigan Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow, who chairs the Senate Agriculture Committee, says the House has promised to take up the bill in mid-June.