Author Archives: Drew Gruenburg

About Drew Gruenburg

Drew Gruenburg is Chief Operating Officer of the Society of American Florists.

House Rejects Farm Bill

Specialty crop provisions that SAF members lobbied for during Congressional Action Days are in a precarious position after the U.S. House of Representatives defeated the Farm Bill (H.R. 1947). In a stunning turnaround, only 24 Democrats voted for the measure last week; 62 Republicans voted against it. “The defeat of the House bill is shocking,”