Press Releases

Long Supports Drought Assistance for Family Farmers, Ranchers

Washington, DC, August 2, 2012
Missouri's family farmers and ranchers are dealing with the worst drought conditions in decades. I believe it is important to provide those who feed and fuel our nation with access to resources to help them address the devastation to crops and livest

U.S. Rep. Billy Long issued the following statement after voting to provide assistance to family farmers and ranchers who are being impacted by the severe drought. 

“Missouri’s family farmers and ranchers are dealing with the worst drought conditions in decades.  I believe it is important to provide those who feed and fuel our nation with access to resources to help them address the devastation to crops and livestock due to the ongoing drought.”

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