Making America Great Again
Land and Agriculture
President Donald J. Trump Achievements
On June 6, 2019, President Trump signed the disaster relief bill that provided $19 billion in assistance to states and territories hit by flooding, hurricanes, wildfires and other natural disasters, including farmers hit by a delayed planting season.
President Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill which legalized the Production of industrial Hemp.
The Department of Agriculture issued guidance that would give more flexibility to state operations of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
The new program maximized flexibility and holds states more accountable for the delivery of food benefits.
Suggestions include focusing on broadband access, improving the lives of rural Americans, developing methods to support a rural workforce, harnessing technological innovation for rural communities, and focusing on economic development in rural areas.