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Jim Moran, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: James 'Jim' P. Moran, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Luann; 4 Children: Jimmy, Mary Elise, Patrick, Dorothy
Birth Date: 05/16/1945
Birth Place: Buffalo, NY
Home City: Arlington, VA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
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. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 20, 2013 It's Time to Reform Outdated Sugar Subsidies
March 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Horse Slaughter Facility Permits
Feb. 28, 2013 Sens. Roberts, Moran, Blunt and McCaskill Introduce Resolution On Importance of Biosecurity and Agro-Defense
July 27, 2012 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Efforts to Discourage Employees From Eating Meat
June 1, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 11, 2012 Moran Introduces National Hunger Awareness Day Resolution
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairwoman Murray and Chairman Hensarling
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 19, 2011 Hearing of the Interior and Environment Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Markup
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
May 31, 2011 Moran Amendment to Ban Horse Slaughter Attached to Agricultural Appropriations Bill
May 26, 2011 Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation Introduced to Address Ethanol Mandate Concerns
Feb. 17, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Collin Peterson, Chairman, U.S. House of Representatives; and Frank Lucas, Ranking Member, U.S. House of Representatives
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
Nov. 6, 2009 healthy Kids Act
May 12, 2009 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Department of Labor
June 18, 2008 Rep. Jim Moran (D-VA) Leads Bi-Partisan Call to Shift from Fuels that Rely on Food
June 5, 2008 Introduction of the Farm Animals Anti-Cruelty Act
June 5, 2008 Moran, Shays Introduce Farm Animal Anti-Cruelty Act
Oct. 10, 2007 Letter to Phyllis K. Fong, U.S. Department of Agriculture Inspector General, Re: Possible Illegal Forest Service Logging Projects In Giant Sequoia ..
June 5, 2007 National Hunger Awareness Day
June 8, 2006 Letter to Chairman Gruenberg
April 26, 2006 Subcommittee Reviews Federal Crop Insurance
April 18, 2006 Moran Leads Congressional Delegation to Geneva
June 9, 2005 National Hunger Awareness Day
June 8, 2005 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 17, 2004 Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Jan. 21, 2004 Hearing of the House Agriculture Committee the U.S. Agriculture Department's Response to Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy/Mad Cow Disease
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