or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Marcy Kaptur's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Marcy Kaptur
Office: U.S. House (OH) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1982
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/17/1946
Birth Place: Toledo, OH
Home City: Toledo, OH
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 1, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Mark Pryor, Roy Blunt, Robert Aderholt, and Sam Farr - Unsafe Chinese Chicken
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, Department of Agriculture - Grain and Protein Limits for Meals Provided in Schools
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
July 11, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
Aug. 2, 2012 Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
July 11, 2012 Helping Americans Who Live at the Edge
July 11, 2012 Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
June 8, 2012 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2013
May 30, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Reform Act of 2012
May 15, 2012 Celebrating the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 150th Anniversary
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
March 23, 2012 Agriculture
March 16, 2012 Dingell Joins USDA to Announce Funds to Improve Water Quality in the Western Lake Erie Basin
Dec. 9, 2011 Rep. Kaptur's Statement on Jon Corzine's Testimony Before the House Agriculture Committee
Dec. 2, 2011 Kaptur Meets with Lorain County Urban League President
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 15, 2011 Deadline is July 1 for Water Quality Funding for Farmers
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Adminstration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Oct. 1, 2010 Kaptur Announces Disaster Assistance for Eligible Farmers Throughout 9th District
Aug. 27, 2010 Congresswoman Kaptur Urges Swift Senate Action On Stronger Food Safety Legislation
Oct. 7, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2997, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee And national Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan And Pakistan: Oversight Of A New Interagency Strategy
May 12, 2009 Families Coping' Town Hall Meeting
May 23, 2008 Kaptur Calls for Tougher Measures In Light of $4-Per-Gallon Gasoline in Ohio
May 15, 2008 Time for an Oil Change
May 14, 2008 Kaptur Backs New Farm Bill, Citing Commitment to Strengthen Family Farms and Feed Hungry Americans
April 15, 2008 The Real Culprit for Rising Food Prices
Jan. 18, 2008 Statement on Economic Stimulus Package
Aug. 2, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 26, 2007 Washington, Thursday, July 26, 2007
July 11, 2007 The Assured Food Safety Act Of 2007
July 20, 2006 Real Security Plan for America
May 23, 2006 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
May 13, 2006 Kaptur Kicks-Off 2006 Farmers' Market Coupon Program
March 15, 2006 Kaptur Pushes USDA for Additional Funds for Emerald Ash Borer Control in Ohio
Feb. 14, 2006 America is not Winning on the Trade Front
June 22, 2005 CAFTA
June 8, 2005 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 5, 2004 Expressing Support of House for Organizations Providing Emergency Food Assistance
July 14, 2004 Concerning the Importance of the Distribution of Food in School to Hungry or Malnorished Children Around the World
July 13, 2004 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Back to top