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Doris Matsui's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Doris O. Matsui
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 03/08/2005
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 1 Child: Brian
Birth Date: 09/25/1944
Birth Place: Dinuba, CA
Home City: Sacramento, CA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
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 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
June 16, 2011 Matsui Opposes Provisions in Agricultural Appropriations Bill That Would Hurt Sacramento Families
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Dec. 2, 2010 Congresswoman Matsui Votes to Reauthorize Child Nutrition Programs
Oct. 19, 2010 Letter to David R. Obey, Chair, and Jerry Lewis, Ranking member, of the Committee on Appropriations
March 17, 2009 Hearing of the Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Stimulating the Economy Through Trade: Examining the Role of Export Promotion
May 14, 2008 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 2419, Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
Aug. 28, 2007 Congresswoman Matsui Recalls Tragic Mishaps in New Orleans, Takes Action to Keep Sacramento Region Safe
Aug. 9, 2007 Let's Embrace The Williamson Act: A Vision For The Next 40 Years
July 26, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2419, Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007
June 19, 2007 Representatives Solis and Lee Lead Effort to Support Healthy Foods in the 2007 Farm Bill
June 8, 2006 Letter to Chairman Gruenberg
March 2, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4167, National Uniformity for Food Act of 2005
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