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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shary; 1 Child: Jessica
Birth Date: 07/04/1941
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: Carmel, CA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
March 26, 2014 Statement on the federal plan to combat ocean acidification
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
Feb. 5, 2014 Statement on NOAA's approval of California shark fin ban
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Sept. 12, 2013 USDA Cracking Down On Online Puppy Mills
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
Feb. 11, 2013 AMERICA'S GREAT OUTDOORS: Secretary Salazar, Congressman Farr Celebrate Newly Established Pinnacles National Park
Sept. 20, 2012 In Honor of the National Marine Sanctuaries Act
Sept. 12, 2012 Preventing Animal Cruelty - Summer 2012 E-Newsletter
Aug. 3, 2012 Marine Debris Act Amendments of 2012
July 31, 2012 Pinnacles National Park Act
April 24, 2012 Democratic Lawmakers Call on Republican-Led Committee to Immediately Address Sequoia and Kings Canyons Access Problem
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Oct. 28, 2011 Kingston and Farr Announce Agreement to Fund Enforcement of Problematic Dog Dealers
July 12, 2011 Farr Reverses Funding Cuts for Critical Ocean Programs
Feb. 23, 2011 Rep. Farr Cosponsors Bill to Close Loophole on Dog Abuse
July 26, 2010 Op-Ed - It's Time to Stop Offshore Drilling
July 21, 2010 Prevention of Interstate Commerce in Animal Crush Videos Act of 2010 - Extension of Remarks
May 27, 2010 Farr Bill Would Close Loophole on Dog Abuse
Oct. 1, 2009 Commemorating Sea Otter Awareness Week
July 27, 2009 Southern Sea Otter Recovery and Research Act
July 21, 2009 Restore our American Mustangs Act
May 8, 2009 Letter to Director Orszag, Secretary Locke and Administrator Lubchenco
March 30, 2009 Public Lands Package To Be Signed Into Law Today
Jan. 6, 2009 Farr Ocean Reform Bill Introduced
Sept. 19, 2008 Farr Introduces Bill to Regulate Puppy Mills
July 9, 2008 Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2008
June 21, 2008 Monterey County Herald - State Right to Cancel Moth Spraying
April 30, 2008 It's the Economy, Stupid
April 28, 2008 We Must Care for Oceans
April 24, 2008 Sea Otter Bill Receives Hearing
April 23, 2008 Farr Ocean Legislation Passes House Subcommittee
April 14, 2008 Farr: White House Must Help Salmon Industry
April 9, 2008 Farr Questions Feds on LBAM
March 31, 2008 Gulf of the Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries Boundary Modification and Protection Act
Sept. 24, 2007 Farr Introduces Sea Otter Recovery, Research Bill
June 28, 2007 Two Central Coast Grants Highlight Importance of National Oceans Policy
April 30, 2007 Wild Free-Roaming Horses And Burros Sale And Slaughter Prohibition
April 25, 2007 Farr Bill On Oceans Gets Hearing
March 26, 2007 Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act of 2007
Jan. 4, 2007 As 110th Congress Begins, Farr and House Oceans Caucus Members Introduce Major Oceans Legislation
Sept. 26, 2006 Commemorating Sea Otter Awareness Week
Sept. 20, 2006 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Act
Sept. 7, 2006 American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act
June 13, 2006 Farr Calls for "Blue Revolution", Praises New JOCI Report
Nov. 9, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 2862, Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 5, 2005 Farr Hails Sea Otter Report
Sept. 29, 2005 Threatened and Endangered Species Recovery Act of 2005
Sept. 29, 2005 Threatened and Endangered Species Recovery Act of 2005
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