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Mac Thornberry's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: William 'Mac' M. Thornberry
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 13, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 13
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sally; 2 Children: Will, Mary
Birth Date: 07/15/1958
Birth Place: Clarendon, TX
Home City: Clarendon, TX
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: On the Issues
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
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chair House Agriculture Committee - Maintaing Reforms in Farm Bill
July 11, 2013 House Passes Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Thornberry Releases Statement on Farm Bill
April 27, 2012 Thornberry: Decision to Drop Youth Ag Rule 'Small Victory for Common Sense'
March 31, 2011 House Passes Bill to Eliminate Duplicative Permit Requirement for Pesticide Applications
July 25, 2008 Final Order Announced In CRP Critical Feed Use Lawsuit
May 22, 2008 Mac Thornberry Farm Bill Quote
May 14, 2008 Farm Bill Finally Passes House
April 18, 2008 South Korea Reopens Market to U.S. Beef
April 16, 2008 Thornberry Comments on Farm Bill Extension
April 8, 2008 South Korea Reopens Market to U.S. Beef
Nov. 15, 2007 Neugebauer Joins West Texas Colleagues to Introduce One Year Extension to 2002 Farm Bill
April 3, 2006 NRCS Provides Deferment Payments
March 24, 2006 Fence Building Cost-share Funding Made Available
March 21, 2006 Thornberry Applauds USDA Move to Help Farmers and Ranchers
Feb. 21, 2006 Thornberry Seeks Extension of Farm Bill
Jan. 23, 2006 Thornberry Pleased With USDA Action to Help Producers
April 28, 2005 House Approves Budget Conference Report for FY '06
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Agriculture
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