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Jerry McNerney's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Gerald 'Jerry' McNerney
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 3 Children: Michael, Windy, Greg
Birth Date: 06/18/1951
Birth Place: Alburquerque, NM
Home City: Pleasanton, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 11, 2014 House Passes Rep. McNerney's Amendment To Provide Drought Relief To Farmers & Ranchers
June 11, 2014 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Approbations Act, 2015
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
Feb. 5, 2014 McNerney Fights To Protect The Delta
Feb. 5, 2014 Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman McNerney Announces Passage Of Legislation Essential To San Joaquin Valley Agriculture
Nov. 14, 2013 Congressman McNerney Releases Letter To Farm Bill Committee Leaders To Encourage Protection For Local Farmers From Federal Quarantines
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 10, 2013 Congressman McNerney Receives The National Farmers Union Golden Triangle Award
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
April 1, 2013 Stockton Record - Keep The Losses In Quarantine
March 21, 2013 McNerney Introduces The Containing Risk, Offering Protection (CROP) Act
Feb. 28, 2013 Letter to US Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - Protect APHIS
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
June 26, 2012 McNerney Introduces The Containing Risk, Offering Protection (CROP) Act
June 26, 2012 Central Valley Business TImes - Insurance for Crop Quarantines Proposed
June 21, 2012 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chair of the Committee on Agriculture
May 16, 2012 Letter to Chairman Lucas and Ranking Member Peterson
Dec. 15, 2011 McNerney Introduces Fairness for Family Farmers Act
Nov. 29, 2011 Tracy Press - Local Legislators Oppose Plan For Delta Water
Oct. 13, 2011 Congressman McNerney Demands Protection For California Agriculture Resources
Oct. 4, 2011 Congressman McNerney Fights For The Delta Region
Oct. 19, 2010 Letter to David R. Obey, Chair, and Jerry Lewis, Ranking member, of the Committee on Appropriations
Nov. 4, 2009 McNerney Proposes Tax Cuts For Family Farms And Small Businesses
Oct. 8, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
May 14, 2008 Fruit and Nut Farmers in California to Benefit From New Farm Bill, McNerney Says
June 19, 2007 Representatives Solis and Lee Lead Effort to Support Healthy Foods in the 2007 Farm Bill
April 12, 2007 McNerney Announces Creation of Agriculture Advisory Board
Jan. 1, 1 Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Water
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Water
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
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