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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Sr, Democratic
Date Title
Jan. 30, 2017 Gardner Joins Bill to Protect Family Farms
Oct. 20, 2016 Letter to Senate Committee Leaders - Unlock Federal Funds for U.S. Dairy Farmers Struggling with Historically Low Milk Prices
Oct. 14, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Thad Cochran, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, the Hon. Jerry Moran, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA, the Hon. Barbara Mikulski, Vice Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, the Hon. Jeff Merkley, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA - Urging Critical Assistance for Dairy Farmers
Oct. 13, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of Office Management and Budget - Urging Support For USDA's Efforts To Ramp Up Help To Struggling Dairy Farmers
Sept. 8, 2016 Letter to Daniel Calleja Crespo, Director General of Enviroment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, European Commission - Sweden Ban of American Lobster
Sept. 1, 2016 Shaheen-Hosted Discussion with Agriculture Secretary Results in 10 New Transitional Housing Units for New Hampshire
July 29, 2016 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Call on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to Protect U.S. Dairy Farmers from the Dairy Industry Financial Crisis
July 28, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Request for Market-Balancing Help For Struggling Dairy Farmers
June 6, 2016 Senators Ayotte Shaheen Highlight Bipartisan Efforts to Eliminate Duplicative Catfish Inspection Program at High Liner Foods in Portsmouth
May 25, 2016 Providing for Congressional Disapproval of A Rule Submitted By the Secretary of Agriculture
May 25, 2016 Shaheen-McCain-Ayotte Resolution Disapproving Wasteful Catfish Inspection Program Passes Senate
May 25, 2016 Senate Passes McCain-Shaheen-Ayotte Resolution Disapporoving Wasteful Catfish Inspection Program
Nov. 25, 2015 Shaheen Denounces Roll-Out of Harmful Catfish Inspection Regulations that Threaten New Hampshire Jobs
Nov. 6, 2015 Flake, Shaheen Introduce Crop Insurance Reform Bill with $24 Billion in Savings
Nov. 6, 2015 Shaheen, Flake Introduce Crop Insurance Reform Bill with $24 Billion in Savings
July 16, 2015 Shaheen Amendment to Target Wasteful Catfish Inspection Program for Elimination Added to Agriculture Budget Bill
May 12, 2015 The Hill - End the Catfish-Inspection Boondoggle
March 25, 2015 Shaheen Introduces Budget Amendments to Reform Wasteful Agriculture Programs, Save Taxpayers Money
March 16, 2015 Shaheen Highlights Importance of Rural Development Investments at Grand Opening of Hayseed Restaurant
Feb. 12, 2015 Flake, Duncan, Shaheen Move to Eliminate Subsidies to Farm Bill's Taxpayer-Funded Profit-Guarantee Program
Feb. 3, 2015 Shaheen, Toomey Introduce Bill To Save Taxpayers Billions By Capping Wasteful Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies
Sept. 12, 2014 Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Aug. 19, 2014 Shaheen, Vilsack Highlight Importance of USDA Programs to Rural New Hampshire Jobs, Economy
July 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Clarity Over the Clean Water Act
July 7, 2014 Shaheen: Fishing Remains Integral to Seacoast Economy
June 19, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Sugar Reform Amendment to Appropriations Bill
April 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Sens. King, Collins & Reps. Michaud, Pingree Fight USDA Plan to End Valuable Resource for Maine Farmers
April 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Closing Local Farm Service Agency Offices
April 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Don't Hurt Our Farmers
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
April 2, 2014 Shaheen, Coburn Introduce Legislation to Save $1 Billion by Capping Wasteful Crop Insurance Subsidies
March 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 26, 2014 Shaheen Announces Disaster Relief Funding Awarded to New England
Feb. 21, 2014 Farm Bill Will Protect Small Dairy Farms
Feb. 14, 2014 Shaheen, Kirk, and Toomey Ask Senate to 'Kis Sugar Subsidies Goodbye,' Reform Sugar Program
Feb. 4, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Feb. 4, 2014 Shaheen: Bipartisan Farm Bill Will Renew Oil-Heat Program, Support New Hampshire Farmers
Jan. 9, 2014 Momentum Builds Behind Shaheen-McCain Effort to End Wasteful, Duplicative Catfish Inspection Program
Dec. 23, 2013 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop OSHA's Illegal Regulatory Actions
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner, House Leaders Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Senators Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Hal Rogers, and Nita Lowey - Fishing Disaster Relief in Budget Process
Nov. 7, 2013 New Report Highlights Need for Shaheen's Crop Insurance Subsidy
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Senator Debbie Stabenow and Senator Thad Cochran - Strengthen Economic Security for Dairy Farmers
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senate's Farm Bill Conferees - Give Strong Support to Beginning Farmers & Ranchers
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Conferees - Farm Bill and beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program
July 18, 2013 Shaheen, Collins Score Critical Fishery Disaster Relief in Appropriations Bill
May 20, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition to Introduce Sugar Reform Amendment to Senate Farm Bill
March 14, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Vilsack - Sugar Bailout
Feb. 14, 2013 Shaheen-Kirk Sugar Reform Act will Save Consumers Money, Lower Price Support Levels
Jan. 28, 2013 Fisheries Disaster Funding
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