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Steve King's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Steve A. King
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marilyn; 3 Children: David, Michael, Jeff
Birth Date: 05/28/1949
Birth Place: Storm Lake, IA
Home City: Kiron, IA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture - Livestock Identification
Issue Position: Agriculture - Young Farmers
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Agriculture - Conservation
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 24, 2014 King Supports Customer Protection & End-User Relief Act
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
April 21, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 21, 2014 Statue Unveiling Highlights Events Honoring Iowan Who Saved More than 1 Billion People from Starvation
March 6, 2014 King: "Litigation Was Inevitable but It Isn't the Only Option"
Jan. 29, 2014 King Votes for Final Farm Bill
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary US Department of Labor - Telling OSHA: Stay Off Small Farms
Jan. 15, 2014 King: We've Been Playing Whack-A-Mole with All the Misinformation
Dec. 12, 2013 King Supports Farm Bill Extension
Oct. 12, 2013 King Named House Farm Bill Conferee
Oct. 10, 2013 Pass the Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Sioux City Journal - Farm Bill Must Provide Protection, Reforms
July 14, 2013 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Immigration Reform and Civil Rights
July 11, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 King Statement on Passage of the Farm Bill
July 9, 2013 King Speaks at the Annual Soy Legislative Education and Information Forum
June 20, 2013 King Response to House Farm Bill Vote
June 19, 2013 Des Moines Register - Iowa View: Farm Bill is Good Start to Solving Spending Problem
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act
May 15, 2013 King Questions Holder: "Have you Identified Even One?"
May 15, 2013 King's Two Amendments Included in Farm Bill
May 3, 2013 Sioux City Journal - Politically Speaking: Steve King Sees Traction Coming on Pigford
March 20, 2013 King: Agriculture Roots Run Deep in Iowa
Dec. 20, 2012 King to Chair House Agriculture Subcommittee
Nov. 14, 2012 King Continues to Fight for Farm Bill
Oct. 4, 2012 King Supports the Nutrition Nanny Challenge to USDA
Sept. 20, 2012 Nanny-State Government
Sept. 12, 2012 King Rallies With Iowans for "Farm Bill Now"
Sept. 10, 2012 Des Moines Register - The President Intrudes on Us from Farm to the Lunch Tray
Aug. 15, 2012 King Votes to Stay in Washington, Continue Work on Farm Bill, Drought Relief
Aug. 8, 2012 King: Obama Visits Western Iowa Finally
Aug. 6, 2012 King Tours Drought Conditions at Utesch Farm
Aug. 2, 2012 Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
Aug. 2, 2012 King: "The Votes Are There" for House Approval of the Farm Bill
July 26, 2012 King: We Must Prevent Trade Protectionism
July 25, 2012 King: Farm Bill, Drought Assistance Cannot Wait
July 24, 2012 Preserving America's Family Farms Act
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
July 10, 2012 House Begins Work on Vital Farm Bill Legislation
May 17, 2012 King Encourages Input for 2012 Farm Bil
April 26, 2012 King: Obama Administration Finally Caves on Youth Farm Labor
April 19, 2012 King Urges Vilsack to Help Repair BPI's Image
March 21, 2012 King Meets with Iowa Farm Bureau Members
Feb. 13, 2012 King: Mr. President, Do Your "Fair Share"
Nov. 30, 2011 The Ag Minute: H.R. 3010 Protects Job Creators from an Overzealous Regulatory Regime
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