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Richard Hanna's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Richard L. Hanna
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 22, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 22
Running, Independence for U.S. House - District 22
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kim; 2 Children: Emerson, Grace
Birth Date: 01/25/1951
Birth Place: Utica, NY
Home City: Barneveld, NY
Date Title
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
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 2, 2014 Hanna to EPA: Ditch Effort to Regulate Upstate Farms, Small Businesses
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
Jan. 29, 2014 Hanna Supports Passage of New Farm Bill
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Dr. David Michaels, Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA - Feds Should Delay Surprise Dairy Farm Inspections
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 12, 2013 Farm Bill Negotiations Move Forward in Congress
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Crop Insurance
Sept. 28, 2013 Press & Sun - Congress Must Deliver Farm Bill for Upstate Producers, Consumers
Sept. 13, 2013 Hanna Calls for Immigration Reform to Aid Upstate Farms
April 9, 2013 With Congress Set to Debate Immigration Reform, Congressmen Welch, Owens, Hanna Introduce Bill to Help Dairy Farmers Secure a Stable Workforce
March 21, 2013 Hanna, Owens, Courtney Introduce Farm Credit Legislation
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
July 24, 2012 Preserving America's Family Farms Act
July 24, 2012 Feedstuffs - Bill prohibits DOL from enacting stricter farm youth labor laws
July 16, 2012 Hanna Announces Bill to Aid Small Farms
June 6, 2012 USDA Releases N.Y. Agricultural Disaster Designations
Oct. 4, 2011 Hochul, Hanna Announce Bill To Help Dairy Farms Hire Workers
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
March 3, 2011 Courtney, Owens, Hanna Introduce Legislation to Expand Credit for Northeast Farmers
May 17, 2008 Observer-Dispatch - Hanna Hopes to Transcend Party Labels
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
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