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Marsha Blackburn's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Marsha Blackburn
Office: U.S. House (TN) - District 7, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Chuck; 2 Children: Mary, Chad
Birth Date: 06/06/1952
Birth Place: Laurel, MS
Home City: Brentwood, TN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 21, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary US Department of Labor - Telling OSHA: Stay Off Small Farms
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Tobacco Payments and the Sequester
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
Sept. 12, 2011 Energy and Commerce Members Express Concern Over IWG Food Marketing Principles
June 16, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 16, 2011 Blackburn Offers 5% Cut On Department Of Agriculture
May 25, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Sept. 26, 2007 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Health of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - H.R. 3610, The Food and Drug Import Saftey Act
July 31, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 17, 2007 Opening Statement: House Committee On Energy And Commerce, Subcommittee On Oversight And Investigations: Can The FDA Assure The Safety And Security Of
July 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Mike Johanns, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
March 2, 2006 National Uniformity for Food Act of 2005
Oct. 4, 2004 Transferring Federal Lands Between Secretary of Agriculture and Secretary of Interior
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