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Country's Needs Outweigh Partisanship

GOP House Ag Member Explains Infrastructure Vote Against Conservative Backlash

OMAHA (DTN) -- One of 13 Republicans who voted a week ago to support the final passage of the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill, Rep. Don Bacon of Nebraska, a member of the House Agriculture Committee, said his party's leadership got tied up in a knot over hyper-partisanship rather than what's best for the country as a whole.

"I thought it was a vote that was right for America and right for our district," Bacon told DTN.

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