Farm Aid News
Pete Seeger Dead at Age 94
The folk singer and activist passed away Jan. 27, in New York City.
Willie Nelson's Band Tour Bus Crashes in Texas
Willie Nelson performs at Farm Aid 2013 at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, New York on Sept. 21, 2013. Three of Willie Nelson's bandmates were hospitalized and Nelson's tour suspended after the band's tour bus crashed on Saturday morning near Sulphur Springs, Texas. "Willie
President Obama Hails 'Cliff' Deal, Warns of Next Fiscal Fight
Minutes after the House of Representatives approved a bipartisan Senate deal to avert the "fiscal cliff" and preserve Bush-era tax cuts for all Americans making less than $400,000 per year, President Obama praised party leaders and wasted little time turning to the next fiscal fight. "This is one
House Wrestles With 'Fiscal Cliff' Deal
Following the dramatic early-morning passage of a "fiscal cliff" deal in the Senate, lawmakers in the House of Representatives huddled on New Year's Day to decide whether they could support the same bipartisan compromise on taxes and spending. Vice President Joe Biden, who brokered the deal with
The Note's Must-Reads for Tuesday August 14, 2012
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Carrie Halperin, Jayce Henderson Amanda VanAllen and Will Cantine PRESIDENT OBAMA ABC News’ ...
Willie Nelson Covers Coldplay
Willie Nelson has always been a friend to family farmers. Remember Farm Aid? Now the country icon once again raises his voice for the family farm in a new animated short film critical of factory farming – this time covering Coldplay’s haunting classic “The Scientist.” The two-minute stop-motion ...
'Nightline' Playlist: John Mellencamp
A Music Legend in His Own Right, Mellencamp Says Other Rock Icons Inspire Him
A Senator John Cougar Mellencamp ?
Indiana Democrats already have one potential challenger – Rep. Brad Ellsworth – in the race for Sen. Evan Bayh’s soon-to-be-vacant seat. But that hasn’t silenced a growing grassroots effort calling on rock star John Mellencamp to join the fray.
G-8's Broken Promises to Africa
Some Leaders Have Failed to Deliver Fully on Their 2005 Pledge of Aid to Africa, Making Many Wary of New Commitments