NIFA Invests $10.77M in Agricultural Animal Reproduction, Welfare and Wellbeing Research

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 8, 2021  –The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) recently awarded $6.72 million in funding for 15 grants to enhance animal reproduction, and $4.05 million in funding for 8 grants that will improve the welfare and well-being of agricultural animals.Read full story

Brown Urges Secretary Walsh to Restore Overtime Pay Protections for Ohio Workers

 

CLEVELAND, OH – April 7, 2021 – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) along with Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA), Rep. Alma Adams (D-NC) and Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA) recently sent a letter to Secretary Marty Walsh urging the Department of Labor to take strong action to restore overtime pay protections for millions of workers.… Read full story