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House rejects farm bill; 62 Republicans vote no

Thursday, June 20, 2013 | 4:35 p.m. CDT; updated 6:55 p.m. CDT, Thursday, June 20, 2013

WASHINGTON — The House rejected a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill Thursday that would have cut $2 billion annually from food stamps and let states impose broad new work requirements on those who receive them.

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