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Kathleen Sebelius' Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Kathleen Sebelius
Office: U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, Democratic
First Appointed: 04/28/2009
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gary; 2 Children: Ned, John
Birth Date: 1948
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Dec. 21, 2011 Obama Administration Releases Food Safety Tips, New Report on Efforts to Protect Consumers from Foodborne Illness
Dec. 21, 2011 Blog: Food Safety This Holiday Season
April 28, 2011 Interagency Working Group Seeks Input on Proposed Voluntary Principles for Marketing Food to Children
Nov. 29, 2010 Landon Lecture
Feb. 19, 2010 Obama Administration Details Healthy Food Financing Initiative
Dec. 15, 2009 Sizing Up Food Marketing And Childhood Obesity
Sept. 9, 2009 Secretary Sebelius Remarks As Prepared At The 32nd Annual National Food Policy Conference
July 31, 2009 HHS Secretary Sebelius, Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announce New Strategies To Keep America's Food Supply Safe
May 13, 2009 Secretary Sebelius Statement on Food Safety Working Group Listening Session
Oct. 21, 2008 Sebelius Leads Delegation to Washington to Make Case for NBAF
July 22, 2008 Ethanol: Good News for Kansas
June 27, 2008 Sebelius Seeks Disaster Designation for Drought-Stressed Counties
April 11, 2008 Sebelius Signs Bill to Prohibit Cyberbullying
July 9, 2007 New Approach Needed in Rural America
June 27, 2007 Sebelius Calls for New Approach to Rural Development
March 20, 2007 Governor Proclaims Agriculture Week, March 18 - 24
Jan. 4, 2007 Governor Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for 44 Kansas Counties Affected by Winter Storms; Agriculture Declaration also Requested
Dec. 13, 2006 Governor: USDA Livestock Grant Does Little to Counter Drought Losses
Sept. 12, 2006 Sebelius Issues Order to Expedite Drought Relief
Aug. 15, 2006 Sebelius Proclaims August "Kansas Farmers' Market Month"
June 21, 2006 Sebelius Welcomes News that American Beef Destined for Japan
March 21, 2006 Governor Proclaims March 19 to 25 Kansas Agriculture Week
March 10, 2006 Governor Sebelius at National Governors Association Meeting
Dec. 14, 2005 Governor's Column: Getting Kansas Beef Back into Export Markets a Priority
Sept. 29, 2005 Governor: Help for Kansas Farmers is on the Way
Sept. 16, 2005 Sebelius Lobbies Japanese Officials to Reopen Markets to Kansas Beef
Aug. 17, 2005 Governor to Promote Rural Development During Kearny Co. Visit
April 20, 2005 Governor's Column - Lifelong Learning for Fertile Minds
Oct. 27, 2004 Governor's Column: Kansas Beef-What the Consumer Wants Marketing Kansas Beef Abroad
Oct. 5, 2004 Governor's Column: Investing in Kansas
Aug. 31, 2004 Agriculture still at the heart of the Kansas economy
Dec. 31, 2003 Governor's Column: Confidence in Livestock Industry
April 29, 2003 Governor Kathleen Sebelius Calls on Legislature to Support Agritourism
April 15, 2003 Governor Kathleen Sebelius Signs 26 Bills Into Law; Vetoes Senate Bill 134
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