President Obama travels to Michigan to sign farm bill

He cites the long-delayed bill as a victory for his economic agenda and uses the opportunity to stress the importance of rural America to the economy.

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Keen not to let a rare legislative accomplishment go unnoticed, President Obama jetted to an agricultural research hub here Friday to sign into law a long-delayed farm bill and tout the importance of rural America to the economy.
Nation – latimes.com