Every year, politicians promise that they are going to save the family farm. But government farm subsidies don't always mean good news for farmers.
This year, Congress passed another $300 billion farm bill. President Bush vetoed this farm bill -- twice. Sen. John McCain opposed it, calling it "bloated legislation that will do more harm than good." But Sen. Barack Obama supported it.
Obama wouldn't talk to "20/20" about the farm bill. Neither would 69 members of Congress who voted for it....Full Story