Top Senate Republicans and Democrats reached a deal Monday on which amendments to consider for a farm bill currently before the Senate. 

"This is not a great agreement, but it's a good agreement," said Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidHarry Reid calls for end to all caucuses Reid pushes back on Sanders suggestion that a Democrat with plurality of delegates should be the nominee Harry Reid on 'Medicare for All': 'Not a chance in hell it would pass' MORE (D-Nev.).

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Sen. Debbie StabenowDeborah (Debbie) Ann StabenowOn The Money: GAO to investigate Trump aid for farmers | Bloomberg calls for bolstering Dodd-Frank | Where the 2020 Democrats stand on taxes GAO launches investigation into Trump aid for farmers Democrats worried about Trump's growing strength MORE (D-Mich.), the cosponsor of the farm bill with Sen. Pat RobertsCharles (Pat) Patrick RobertsOn the Trail: Senate GOP hopefuls tie themselves to Trump Kobach says he discussed his Senate bid with Trump Republicans expect Trump to withdraw controversial Fed nominee MORE (R-Kan.), said the deal "is really an example of the Senate coming together to agree to get things done."

Under the agreement, at 2:15 on Tuesday the Senate will begin voting on 73 amendments, some of them unrelated to the bill. One amendment, for instance, sponsored by Sen. Tom CoburnThomas (Tom) Allen CoburnOvernight Energy: Experts criticize changes to EPA lead, copper rule | House panel looks into plan to limit powers of EPA science advisers | Senate bill aims for net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 Trump budget proposal funds financially struggling museum in Reagan's childhood home The Hill's Morning Report — Presented by PhRMA — Worries grow about political violence as midterms approach MORE (R-Okla.) would cut off federal funding for presidential party conventions. Another, by Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandNow is the time for a US data protection agency The Hill's Campaign Report: Warren up, Bloomberg down after brutal debate Ginsburg, accepting lifetime achievement award, urges working fathers to take an active role in kids' lives MORE (D-N.Y.) restores some funding to the federal food stamp program that the farm bill takes out. An amendment by Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainSanders says idea he can't work with Republicans is 'total nonsense' GOP casts Sanders as 2020 boogeyman Overnight Defense: GOP lawmaker takes unannounced trip to Syria | Taliban leader pens New York Times op-ed on peace talks | Cheney blasts paper for publishing op-ed MORE (R-Ariz.) requires the Department of Defense to release a report on the impact of $500 billion worth of funding cuts. Another amendment by Sen. Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerWhite House asking Congress for .5 billion to fight coronavirus Hillicon Valley: Agencies play catch-up over TikTok security concerns | Senate Dems seek sanctions on Russia over new election meddling | Pentagon unveils AI principles Senate Democrats urge Trump administration to impose sanctions on Russia for election interference MORE (D-N.Y.) allows the Secretary of Agriculture to issue grants to promote the maple syrup industry. Sen. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulCongress set for clash over surveillance reforms Senate braces for fight over impeachment whistleblower testimony Pelosi names first-ever House whistleblower ombudsman director MORE (R-Ky.) has an amendment in the agreed-to 73 amendments which stops anyone making over $250,000 of adjusted gross income from receiving any kind of payment from the farm bill.

Eight amendments are subject to a 60-vote threshold. After the Senate has voted on all the amendments, it will hold a vote on passage of the farm bill with a 60-vote threshold.

The amendments with a 60-vote threshold are Toomey #2247, Sanders #2256, Coburn #2214, Boxer #2456, Johanns #2372, Murray #2455, McCain #2162, and Rubio #2166.

The deal means that the $969 billion farm bill has overcome a crucial hurdle in making its way through the Senate. Recent legislation has stalled in the chamber because senators could not come to an agreement over how many and which amendments to consider attaching. Until Monday's announcement, the farm bill looked like it could be another victim of this pattern. Republicans and Democrats had introduced hundreds of amendments to the farm bill over the last two weeks, many of them not directly related to agriculture and facing strong opposition from the other party.

Reid suggested in a floor speech earlier in the day that if the Senate could not reach an agreement on amendments to the farm bill he would have to file cloture. Thus far Reid has been using a procedural move to bring up a number of amendments while blocking others, like one by Paul which would have defunded aid to Pakistan unless it freed a doctor who helped find Osama bin Laden.

A week earlier Coburn complained that Reid's process of moving amendments through the procedural maneuver was too slow. Coburn asked if there would be a way to bring a larger number of amendments up.

"The reason we had these two votes this morning is while we're working on coming up with a final list of amendments, why sit around here and twiddle our thumbs — at least through the process we've gotten two major amendments out of the way," Reid said on Wednesday in response to Coburn.

Below is a complete list of the amendments:

- Akaka #2440 (highly fractionated tribal lands);

- Akaka #2396 (tribal relations office);

- Baucus #2429 (Livestock);

- Bingaman #2364 (multi-state aquifers);

- Brown (OH) #2445 (rural development);

- Cantwell #2370 (pulse pilot);

- Casey #2238 (technical/study -federal milk marketing)

- Coons #2426 (poultry insurance study);

- Feinstein #2422 (conservation innovation grants);

- Feinstein #2309 (insurance recall);

- Gillibrand #2156 (SNAP);

- Hagan #2366 (crop insurance - plain language);

- Kerry #2187 (commercial fishermen);

- Landrieu #2321 (rural development loans);

- Manchin #2345 (dietary study);

- Merkley #2382 (organic crop insurance);

- Schumer #2427 (acer);

- Stabenow #2453 (NAP);

- Udall(CO) #2295 (bark beetle);

- Warner #2457 (rural broadband);

 - Wyden #2442 (microloans);

- Wyden #2388 (farm to school);

- Leahy #2204 (rural development);

- Nelson(NE) #2242 (rural housing);

- Klobuchar #2299 (transportation study);

 - Carper #2287 (poultry feed research);

 - Sanders #2254 (biomass);

- Thune #2437 (crop insurance);

- Durbin-Coburn #2439 (crop insurance);

- Snowe #2190 (milk marketing order reform);

 - Ayotte #2192 (value added grants);

- Collins #2444 (dairy);

- Grassley #2167 (pay cap marketing loans);

- Sessions #2174 (SNAP);

- Nelson(NE) #2243 (SNAP);

- Sessions #2172 (SNAP);

- Paul #2181 ($250,000 income limit);

- Alexander #2191 (wind loans);

- McCain #2199 (catfish);

- Toomey #2217 (organic/AMA);

- DeMint #2263 (broadband funding);

- DeMint #2262 (SoS Free MKT);

- DeMint #2268 (Loan guarantees);

- DeMint #2276 (checkoffs);

- DeMint #2273 (broadband);

- Coburn #2289 (MAP);

- Coburn #2293 (Limit Millionaires);

- Kerry #2454 (North Korea);

- Kyl #2354 (North Korea);

- Lee #2313 (Forest Legacy);

- Lee #2314 (CSP/CRP cut);

- Boozman #2355 (Ag research, law info);

- Boozman #2360 (TEFAP);

- Toomey #2226 (energy title);

- Toomey #2433 (sugar);      

- Lee Motion to Recommit (FY 2008 levels);

- Johnson(WI) Motion to Recommit;

- Chambliss #2438 (conservation crop insurance);

- Chambliss #2340 (sugar);

- Chambliss #2432 (FMPP);

- Ayotte #2195 (GAO crop insurance fraud report);

- Blunt #2246 (veterans);

- Moran #2403 (food aid);

- Moran #2443 (beginning farmers);

- Vitter #2363 (pets);

- Toomey #2247 (paperwork);

- Sanders #2310 (genetically engineered food);

- Coburn #2214 (convention funding);

- Boxer #2456 (aerial inspections);

- Johanns #2372 (aerial inspections);

- Murray # 2455(sequestration);

- McCain #2162 (Sequestration report - DoD); and

- Rubio #2166 (RAISE Act).