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Bob Goodlatte's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' W. Goodlatte
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
Primary June 10, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maryellen; 2 Children: Jennifer, Rob
Birth Date: 09/22/1952
Birth Place: Holyoke, MA
Home City: Roanoke, VA
Religion: Christian Scientist
Date Title
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 9, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations
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 21, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 21, 2014 Celebrating American Agriculture
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary US Department of Labor - Telling OSHA: Stay Off Small Farms
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture, Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture, Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture, and Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Agriculture - House Dairy Provisions
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Tobacco Payments and the Sequester
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chair House Agriculture Committee - Maintaing Reforms in Farm Bill
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar
July 11, 2013 Goodlatte: FARRM Act Includes Much-Needed Reforms
June 20, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 20, 2013 House Fails to Pass Bipartisan Sugar Reform
June 18, 2013 The Hill - Dairy Supply Management Bad for Consumers
June 17, 2013 The Hill - Dairy Supply Management Bad for Consumers
June 17, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Amendment to Remove Dairy Supply Management from the Farm Bill
June 5, 2013 Goodlatte: FARRM Act Regulations Must Be Subject to Review Process
May 16, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security - H.R. 1773, the Agricultural Guestworker Act
May 15, 2013 Goodlatte & Scott Statement on Dairy Amendment Vote
April 26, 2013 Goodlatte Introduces AG Guestworker Bill
April 25, 2013 Goodlatte, Scott Introduce Dairy Freedom Act
April 11, 2013 The Washington Examiner - Biofuel Bill Seeks to End "Unsustainable' EPA Ethanol Mandate
April 10, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Legislators Introduce RFS Reform Act
April 10, 2013 Goodlatte Introduces Legislation to Alter Ethanol Mandate
April 10, 2013 Bloomberg - Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Repeal U.S. Ethanol Law
March 14, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Bob Perciasepe - Releasing Livestock Producers' Information
Feb. 26, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security - "From H-2A to a Workable Agricultural Guestworker Program"
Feb. 15, 2013 Goodlatte Supports Sugar Reform Act
Nov. 23, 2012 Fixing a Badly Broken Ethanol Policy
Sept. 20, 2012 The Hill - Renewable Fuel Standard Flexibility Needed
Aug. 2, 2012 Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
April 13, 2012 Goodlatte Receives American Farm Bureau Federation's Golden Plow Award
March 20, 2012 The Ag Minute: H.R. 4153 Protects the Chesapeake Bay & Preserves Agriculture & Local Economies
March 9, 2012 Keep America Farming
Nov. 16, 2011 Interagency Working Group (IWG) Guidelines
Sept. 21, 2011 Rep. Chaffetz and Rep. Goodlatte Offer Amendment to Improve H.R. 2847
Aug. 3, 2011 The Ag Minute: EPA Pursuing Reckless Regulatory Agenda at Farmers' Expense
June 16, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 24, 2011 Governor McDonnell, Senator Webb, Senator Warner and Congressman Goodlatte Ask Department of Justice to Consider Impact of Antitrust Lawsuit on Local Jobs
Jan. 13, 2011 Goodlatte Appointed Subcommittee Chairman on House Judiciary Committee
July 28, 2010 Goodlatte Legislation to Protect the Chesapeake Bay Passes Agricultural Committee
Dec. 2, 2009 Goodlatte Subcommittee Considers The High Costs Of Cap & Trade For Agriculture
June 12, 2009 Goodlatte Concerned About The Effects Of 'Cap And Tax' Legislation On 6th District Farmers And Consumers
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Pending Climate Legislation
June 11, 2009 Climate Change Hearing
May 5, 2009 Goodlatte Calls On EPA To Stop Ethanol Blend Increase
Sept. 27, 2008 Extending Funds for Community Food Projects
Sept. 27, 2008 Extending Funds for Community Food Projects
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