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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Nick Joe Rahall II
Office: U.S. House (WV) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 13, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Melinda; 3 Children: Rebecca, Nick Joe III, Suzanne Nicole
Birth Date: 05/20/1949
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Beckley, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Nov. 20, 2013 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announce USDA Funding Awarded for Housing Programs in Southern West Virginia
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
May 21, 2013 U.S. News and World Report - Keeping the Food in Food for Peace
April 25, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce USDA Project Funding for Water and Wastewater Infrastructure
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
Oct. 7, 2011 Rahall Wants U.S. AID to Consider ARS Center in Beaver
Aug. 18, 2011 Rahall Announces USDA Funding for Community Programs in Southern West Virginia
June 16, 2011 Rahall Opposes Drastic Cuts in Economic Development, Child and Senior Nutrition; 2012 Agriculture Appropriations Bill Threatens Rural Development, Takes Food from Kids
Dec. 2, 2010 RAHALL: Congress Fights Childhood Obesity and Hunger
July 14, 2010 Introducting the School Enhancement of America's Talented Students Act
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
Sept. 12, 2008 Rahall Announces $162K in Housing Preservation Funds for Southern West Virginia
Sept. 8, 2008 Rahall Announces $75K for West Virginia Salmon Fishery
May 23, 2008 Chairman Rahall Delivers Speech Warning Against Dangers of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 25, 2007 Federal Disaster Loans Available to Mingo and Wayne County Small Businesses
June 26, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
April 24, 2007 Introduction Of The Natinal Offshore Aquaculture Act Of 2007
June 8, 2005 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
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