Congress has once again passed a disaster assistance program for farmers. This time the drought of 2001 and 2002 was the rationale for the legislation.
Babcock, Bruce A. and Hart, Chad E.
"Disaster Assistance and Crop Insurance: Time for a New Approach?,"
Iowa Ag Review: Vol. 9
, Article 4.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowaagreview/vol9/iss2/4