Nolan: USDA catfish inspection program wastes money
Rep. Rick Nolan smells something fishy in an obscure provision of the farm bill.
The wide-ranging legislation, which authorizes food stamps, provides crop insurance for farmers and sets agriculture policy, includes a US Department of Agriculture catfish inspection program that Wadena's congressman, a House Agriculture Committee member, said is a "shameful, duplicative waste of taxpayer dollars."
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