Why taxpayers pay for farmers’ insurance   3 comments

Link: http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2012/08/14/158787593/episode-394-why-taxpayers-pay-for-farmers-insurance

Summary: Discussion of why the U.S. government subsidizes crop insurance for farmers.

Original air date:  August 14, 2012

Length: 16:17

Posted August 20, 2012 by audioecon in Government, Planet Money, Politics & economics, subsidy, Trade

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3 responses to “Why taxpayers pay for farmers’ insurance

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  1. This is a controversial issue. If we pay for the unemployed why shouldn’t we back the working people.

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