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Yoder, Cleaver in floor dispute -- not with each other

Updated: 2013-07-12T14:52:43Z


The video below.

A brief summary: Rep. Corrine Brown took to the well of the House Thursday to criticize Republicans for taking food stamps out of the farm bill.

“Shame!” she said, pointing to the GOP members.

A colleague took offense, asking that her words be “taken down” — that is, removed from the record. It’s a rare and fairly aggressive move.

Chairing the session? Our own Rep. Kevin Yoder, KS-03.

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, MO-05, also took part.

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