OK Farm Repot: 2009 Stories of the Year-Number Nine: Frank Lucas Becomes Top Republican on House Ag Committee

Dec 30, 2009
In The News

Story number nine of 2009 is the official word that Oklahoma Congressman Frank Lucas becomes the ranking minority member of the House Ag Committee. Lucas, a farmer/rancher from Roger Mills County, takes the position vacated by Congressman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia, who was term limited out of the leadership position.

Lucas quickly established himself as a loud advocate for the farmer and ranchers of this country. He argued strongly against the Climate Change Legislation in the House, and has also worked on a variety of other issues over the course of these past 12 months.

Click on the link below to go back and listen to some of the first thoughts that Congressman Lucas had for us after he was officially made the new ranking member of the US House Ag Committee.

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