John Stossel: Do Government Farming Subsidies Hurt American Farmers?

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
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