Search Form
First, enter a politician or zip code
Now, choose a category

Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 6, Republican
Date Title
March 29, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump - Regarding Trade
Nov. 2, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Demanding EPA Use Sound Science
Nov. 1, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Ecological Risk Assessment for Atrazine
Oct. 28, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President, United States of America - Engaging China on Biotechnology
June 22, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, the Honorable Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Leader, United States House of Representatives, the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, United States House of Representatives, the Honorable Steny Hoyer, House Minority Whip, United States House of Representatives - S.J.Res. 28
June 10, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor and the Hon. León Rodriguez, Director of Citizenship and Immigration Services - Address H-2A Agriculture Worker Delays
Jan. 14, 2016 Nonpartisan Watchdog Report Sounds Alarm On USDA's Handling of Pig Disease Outbreaks
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Agriculture
Oct. 9, 2015 Upton Statement on EPA WOTUS Court Ruling
Aug. 6, 2015 Senate Greenlights Latta Bill to Protect Great Lakes Drinking Water
June 18, 2015 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - A National Framework for the Review and Labeling of Biotechnology in Food
March 26, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Agricultural Labor Reforms to Accompany E-Verify Measures
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Agriculture
Oct. 14, 2014 Upton Earns National-Level Farm Bureau Award
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
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
April 26, 2014 The Herald Palladium - Farmers Cool to Proposed EPA Wetlands Rules
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
Feb. 5, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Examining the Implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Upton Votes for Bipartisan Farm Bill, Supports Michigan Farmers
Jan. 28, 2014 Upton Response to State of the Union Address
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
July 11, 2013 Federal Agricultural Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 10, 2013 Upton Voices Concerns of Michigan Farmers faced with Harmful Regulations
March 14, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Bob Perciasepe - Releasing Livestock Producers' Information
July 19, 2012 Upton, Subcommittee Pass Measure to Protect Michigan Farmers from Rigid EPA Regulation
July 19, 2012 Subcommittee Approves Commonsense Measures to Protect Farmers and Patients From Product Shortages Caused By Rigid EPA Regulations
July 18, 2012 Subcommittee Reviews Measures Designed to Protect Farmers and Patients from Rigid EPA Regulations
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Legislative Hearing on the "U.S. Agricultural Sector Relief Act of 2012," and the "Asthma Inhalers Relief Act of 2012"
July 6, 2012 Energy and Commerce and Ag Committee Leaders Seek Answers from Obama EPA on Availability of Crop Fumigant for American Farmers
July 2, 2012 Upton Welcomes Disaster Designation to Help Local Farmers
June 20, 2012 Upton's Bipartisan Jobs, Medical Innovation Bill Sails through House -- Set to Reach President's Desk by Independence Day
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary U.S. Department of Agriculture
June 1, 2012 Upton Commends Governor's Action to Help Local Farmers
May 23, 2012 Upton Surveys Local Fruit Crop Damage, Hosts Farmer Roundtable
May 23, 2012 WNDU - Upton surveys Michigan farmers' freeze damages
May 23, 2012 WOOD-TV 8 - Upton Tours Devastated Fruit Farms
Jan. 10, 2012 New Report Details Findings of Listeria Outbreak Investigation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
Dec. 8, 2011 Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011
Nov. 30, 2011 Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Rural America from Regulatory Overreach
Nov. 3, 2011 Subcommittee Approves Legislation to Provide Certainty to Rural America by Preventing Costly EPA Regulations on Farm Dust
Oct. 25, 2011 Subcommittee Examines Legislation to Settle Farm Dust Uncertainty
Oct. 21, 2011 Committee Leaders Request Briefing from Jensen Farms on Listeria Outbreak
Oct. 12, 2011 Joint Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade and the Health Subcommittees of the Energy and Commerce Committee - "Food Marketing: Can "Voluntary' Government Restrictions Improve Children's Health?"
Oct. 12, 2011 Subcommittees Examine Food Marketing Restrictions, Effects on Families and Jobs
July 14, 2011 Subcommittee Seeks Solutions to Regulatory Chaos
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - FDA
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Agriculture
July 30, 2009 Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009
Skip to top

Help us stay free for all your Fellow Americans

Just $5 from everyone reading this would do it.

Back to top