U.S. House http://kgou.org en Obama Would Veto House's Farm Bill, White House Says http://kgou.org/post/obama-would-veto-lucass-farm-bill-white-house-says President Obama will be advised to veto a multi-year farm bill slated to be discussed in the House this week, the White House says. The administration issued a statement on the legislation Monday afternoon, criticizing it for cutting food programs for the poor.<p>At <a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-113hr1947ih/pdf/BILLS-113hr1947ih.pdf">more than 575 pages</a>, the bipartisan bill was introduced by Reps. Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:26:02 +0000 Bill Chappell 8085 at http://kgou.org VIDEO: Lankford Questions State Dept. Officials on Benghazi http://kgou.org/post/video-lankford-questions-state-dept-officials-benghazi <p>U.S. Rep. James Lankford (R-OK5) was one of several members of Congress today questioning three top diplomats about September's deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.</p><p>http://youtu.be/gSLDqo47my8</p><p><span style="color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 11px; line-height: 13.1875px;">U.S. State Department foreign service officer and former deputy chief of mission&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 11px; line-height: 13.1875px;">in Libya Gregory Hicks told Lankford&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 19px;">the only person who can waive security requirements for high-risk, high threat locations is the Secretary of State.</span></p><p> Wed, 08 May 2013 20:22:26 +0000 Brian Hardzinski 5476 at http://kgou.org