USDA Offers $1.3 Billion Discrimination Settlement

USDA Offers $1.3 Billion Discrimination Settlement

 WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Obama administration on Tuesday offered $1.3 billion to settle complaints from female and Latino farmers who say they faced discrimination from the Agriculture Department. The proposal comes as Congress is poised to approve a $1.25 billion settlement with African-American farmers in a similar discrimination case. Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.