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Farm bill includes payments to rural counties

By By MATTHEW DALY WASHINGTON (AP) — The farm bill that has cleared the House includes a one-year extension of a federal program that compensates rural counties for federal lands they can’t tax. About 1,900 local governments – mostly in the West – received a total of $400 million last year under the program, known as Payment in Lieu of Taxes or PILT…. …read more

From: AP Washington News