Robert Cortez, 43, of Mexico, Missouri, was charged Thursday in Audrain County with two counts of having sexual contact with a student.
The National Pork Producers Council has urged Congress to make foot-and-mouth disease a priority.
Vilsack came under fire on Capitol Hill last week for the Administration’s latest proposal to further reduce crop insurance support; cuts that Vilsack argues are “reasonable.”
Despite the Supreme Court hold on the Clean Power Plan this past week, as well as the previously froze Clean Water Plan, or WOTUS, committee members and EPA reps continue to debate the details.
Federal agency fails to meet Senator’s one-week deadline to provide documentation that it lacks legal authority to monitor placements after Senate hearing shines spotlight on failures to safeguard unaccompanied minors awaiting immigration hearings.
The search for a Missouri couple suspected in a series of robberies and abductions in Alabama and Georgia ended in a shootout that killed the man and left the woman wounded.
United States Senator Claire McCaskill hosted a conference call this past Wednesday to discuss issues she is currently working to resolve.
The House Agriculture Committee again plans to hear from the Environmental Protection Agency after rescheduling a hearing for next week with EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy.
Japan’s top negotiator on the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal has quit amid a financial scandal, possibly slowing Tokyo’s ratification of the 12 nation pact.
WOTUS and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act are still at the forefront of producers minds despite recent tax breaks.