- AFMW: Olympic Wrestler Mark SchultzPosted 1 day ago
- Mitt Romney Will Not Run For President In 2016 [VIDEO]Posted 2 days ago
- VIRAL VIDEOS: A New Level of ArcheryPosted 2 days ago
- Do Super Bowl Commercials Need To Be Cleaned Up?Posted 2 days ago
- Jeb Bush To “Actively Explore The Possibility Of Running For President”Posted 2 months ago
- Insurance Industry Giving Affordable Care Act Customers More Time To Pay PremiumsPosted 2 months ago
- Boehner Responds To President Obama’s Immigration Plan [VIDEO]Posted 2 months ago
- AFMW: Comedian Sebastian ManiscalcoPosted 3 months ago
- FOX in the Fast Lane: Kicking Off The ChasePosted 5 months ago
- Obamacare Data Discrepancies Could Jeopardize CoveragePosted 7 months ago
Severe Drought Raises Government Concerns [VIDEO]
The U.S. Agriculture Secretary says if a prayer or rain dance would help, he’d do it to end the drought that has gripped a large section of the country.
FOX News Radio’s Jennifer Keiper reports from Chicago:
Tom Vilsack says as fields dry up and feed prices spike, help is needed from Congress to pass a food, farm, and jobs Bill. He says the President has ordered streamlining of the emergency declaration process and the opening up of new opportunities for haying and grazing. Vilsack says while crop farmers are facing hardships, it’s even worse for those who raise animals.
Vilsack: “Because they simply don’t have any disaster program and there’s no such thing as a crop insurance program for livestock producers.”
Little immediate relief in sight in the form of any measurable rainfall from the Dakotas down to New Mexico and East to Tennessee and Georgia.
In Chicago, Jennifer Keiper, FOX News Radio.
For more on this story, watch the VIDEO below: