Localist Roundup: Politics and FarmsBy Josiah Duran for FRONT PORCH REPUBLIC
Now that the congressional drama regarding the farm bill is over, this piece offers some less-than-optimistic thoughts on the process and results.
According to this piece, Rand Paul is apparently skeptical that the Republican Party will win the presidency anytime in the near future.
This article, complains about how farmers and large chemical companies are confused in public discourse.
Meanwhile, this piece has an interesting perspective on the disintegration of “the religious right.”