Amid Election Tumult, U.S. Ag Committees See Little Change
Amid election tumult, U.S. ag committees see little change
November 9, 2016 – by Jay Sjerven
Six members of U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry won re-election.
WASHINGTON, D.C., U.S. — While the stunning election of businessman Donald J. Trump as 45th president of the United States roiled the Washington, D.C., landscape, congressional agriculture committees stood out as isles of tranquility, with nearly all members standing for re-election securing their seats for another term. This stability in membership has been the norm through many if not most recent election cycles.Six members of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry stood for re-election this year, …