A road bump, maybe a roadblock, for USDA reorganization

Some of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue’s sweeping changes to USDA’s organizational chart will need a congressional green light, the leaders of the Senate Agriculture Committee said in a letter asserting the Senate’s advise-and-consent role in federal appointments. The committee leaders said Perdue cannot change the duties of his senior policymakers until Congress passes a law… » Read More

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