From left, Senate Agriculture Chair Sen. Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., John W. Boyd, Jr., founder and President of the National Black Farmers Association, and Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., listen to a ... more 
From left, Senate Agriculture Chair Sen. Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., John W. Boyd, Jr., founder and President of the National Black Farmers Association, and Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., listen to a question during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010. The National Black Farmers Association asked the Senate to pass the $1.15 billion in funding for the Black farmers discrimination case settlement before the recess. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Alex Brandon
Thu, Sep 23, 2010 7:23 PM EDT