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Bernie Sanders' Public Statements on Issue: Trade

Full Name: Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders
Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Jr, Independent
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 4 Children: Levi, Heather, Carina, David
Birth Date: 09/08/1941
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Burlington, VT
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Trade
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
Feb. 21, 2014 The Week in Review
Feb. 18, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Trans-Pacific Partnership
Feb. 18, 2014 A Bad Deal for Workers Ignored by Network News
Jan. 28, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Inability to Work with Republicans on Entitlements
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid - Stand up for Wisconsin Manufacturers and Workers, Oppose Outdated "Fast Track"
Oct. 17, 2013 Playboy - The Playboy Interview: Bernie Sanders
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
Sept. 28, 2012 Sanders Statement on Court Ruling in CFTC Case
Sept. 19, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner
July 17, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 31, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hensarling and Chairwoman Murray, Co- Chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 12, 2011 Sanders to Vote "No' On Trade Agreements
Oct. 12, 2011 United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act--Continued
Oct. 6, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2011
Oct. 4, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
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
March 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Gary Gensler, Chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
March 18, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Gary Gensler, Chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Jan. 25, 2011 Whitehouse Introduces Legislation to Keep Jobs in America
Jan. 19, 2011 Release: American Presidents Made in China
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Chairman Gensler, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Dec. 10, 2010 The Economy
Oct. 28, 2010 Letter to Hon. Timothy Geithner, Chairman Financial Stability Oversight Council and Secretary of the Treasury, et al
Sept. 27, 2010 Creating American Jobs And Ending Offshoring Act Of 2010--Motion To Proceed
July 1, 2010 A Focus on Agent Orange, Trade Policy
July 1, 2010 Release: Sanders to Focus on Agent Orange, Trade Issues in Vietnam
March 11, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative
Feb. 15, 2010 Op-Ed: The Senate's Reconcilable Differences
Jan. 14, 2010 Statement: Sanders on Oil Trading Limits
Dec. 1, 2009 Release: Trade Reform, Accountability, Development and Employment Act Introduced
June 17, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
June 10, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
May 19, 2009 Nomination Of Gary Gensler To Be Chairman Of The Commodity Futures Trading Commission
May 14, 2009 Release: Sanders Lifts Gensler Hold
April 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - Empowering Workers to Rebuild America's Economy and Longer- Term Competitiveness: Green Skills Training for Workers
March 20, 2009 The Week in Review
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget and Revenue Proposal
March 11, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal for the Department of Energy
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal
June 12, 2008 Addressing High Gas Prices
May 21, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: South Korea Trade Agreement
April 30, 2008 Letter to The Honorable William E. Kovacic, Federal Trade Commission
April 30, 2008 FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007 - Continued
Jan. 29, 2008 The Economy
Jan. 7, 2008 Dark Side of Chocolate
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