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House to consider farm bill that would require more food stamp recipients to work
WASHINGTON -- Arm-twisting. Heated negotiations. Legislative threats. The lead-up to a Friday vote in the House of Representatives on a massive farm bill has become a messy battle wrought with fights over sugar prices, food assistance programs and now an unrelated but dramatic clash over an issue that has for years proved exceedingly divisive across the Republican Party: Immigration.