August 3, 2006 10:12AM

The Welfare Kings of Farming

There is an excellent op‐​ed in today’s LA Times on the special kind of corporate welfare given to farmers. David Boaz and I have both written blog entries (here and here) and done podcasts on the topic (mine on 05/30/06 and David’s on 07/25/06). As the farm bill comes up for extension/​review/​obliteration (okay, that last one was a bit optimistic), this topic is one to watch.