Big Ag’s Big Money in the 2012 Elections (Infographic)

America’s biggest food companies are spending big bucks to influence the outcome in November.
Jun 19, 2012
Exec. Prod. of Franchises & Series. He previously reported for HuffPost, L.A. Daily Journal, and Biloxi Sun-Herald.

From crop subsidies to pesticide regulations, school lunch rules to organic food standards, food policy plays a huge role in our everyday lives. And it's no secret that Big Ag spends a lot of money to influence that policy. But do you know just how much money Big Ag is spending to influence the outcome of the 2012 elections? Here's a hint: it's more than just peanuts. 

Big Ag’s Big Money in the 2012 Elections

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