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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

Full Name: Benjamin 'Ben' L. Cardin
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrna; 1 Child: Deborah
Birth Date: 10/05/1943
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Maritime Security Resolution for the Asia-Pacific Region
March 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Effort to Protect Dairy Farmers and Producers in Maryland and Across Nation
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
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
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Open Markets for US Poultry Exports
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Better Consult Congress on Proposed "Fast Track"
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Ambassador Michael Froman, Office of the United States Trade Representative - Safeguard Tobacco Control Measures and Protect Public Health in Trade Agreement
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk - Trade and Food Safety
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, Klobuchar, Collins Urge Administration to Crack Down on Unfair Canadian Trade Practices in the Paper Market
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iran
Dec. 6, 2012 Senate Passes New International Standard To Punish Gross Violators Of Human Rights
Dec. 6, 2012 Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012
Dec. 5, 2012 Russia and Moldova PNTR
Sept. 19, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Aug. 10, 2012 The Sentinel - Port of Baltimore is an Indicator of Economic Growth for Our Nation
Aug. 7, 2012 The Port of Baltimore is on the Upswing and a Good Indicator of Economic Growth for Our Nation
Aug. 2, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012 Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012
July 18, 2012 Cardin Lauds Finance Committee Approval of Magnitsky Act as Part of Russia Trade Bill
July 17, 2012 Letter to President Obama
May 23, 2012 Cardin Says it is Time for the US to Become a Party to the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 2, 2012 Letter to Honorable Ron Kirk, Office of the United States Trade Representative
April 2, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
March 22, 2012 Cardin Votes for Final Passage of Bill to Make Congressional Insider Trading Illegal
Feb. 28, 2012 Cardin Highlights Need to Promote Human-Rights in Russia and Move Forward with Transparency in the Extractive Industries
Feb. 1, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative for the Office of the United States Trade Representative
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative and Hilda Solis, Labor Secretary
Nov. 30, 2011 Cardin Co-Sponsors Bill to Make Congressional Insider Trading Illegal
Oct. 12, 2011 Cardin Statement on Trade Agreements
Oct. 12, 2011 Cardin Hails Passage of Landmark Job-Building Anti-Currency Manipulation Legislation
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to Secretary Clinton
Oct. 5, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2011
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
May 26, 2011 The Senate's Rejection of Ryan Budget Plan is a Victory for American Families
May 26, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 11, 2011 Letter to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
April 15, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative Ambassador
April 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Timothy J. Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury
April 5, 2011 Letter To Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of the U.S. International Trade Commission
Dec. 6, 2010 Letter to His Excellency Mr. Wang Qishan Vice Premier of the State Council The People's Republic of China
Oct. 22, 2010 Senator Cardin Applauds International Trade Commission Ruling that Unfair Trading Practices Have Harmed U.S. Paper Companies
Sept. 29, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Aug. 30, 2010 Letter to His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak , Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the U.S. - Russian Restrictions of US Poultry
Aug. 4, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
June 24, 2010 Cardin Votes to Expand Sanctions on Iran
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