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Greg Walden's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Greg P. Walden
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mylene; 1 Child: Anthony
Birth Date: 01/10/1957
Birth Place: The Dalles, OR
Home City: Hood River, OR
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
May 29, 2014 Northeast Oregon Now - HAREC Bill Seen as Boost to Hermiston Development
May 28, 2014 U.S. House Passes Bill to Boost Economic Opportunities in Hermiston, Allow Important Research to Continue
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
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
April 14, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Strengthen Our National Forests
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
Jan. 29, 2014 Greg Walden Statement on House Passage of a Five Year Farm Bill
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary US Department of Labor - Telling OSHA: Stay Off Small Farms
Dec. 20, 2013 Greg Walden: FDA's Decision to Revise Food Safety Rules is "A Victory for Common Sense"
Nov. 13, 2013 Greg Walden, Doc Hastings Lead Meeting with FDA to Push for Common Sense in Water Quality Rules
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
July 10, 2013 Greg Walden, Mike Simpson Lead Meeting with FDA to Voice Concerns About New Water Quality Rules Affecting Fruit and Vegetable Growers
Dec. 3, 2012 Department of Labor "Hot Goods" Issues
Oct. 31, 2012 Letter to Ministers Suswono and Wirjawan
July 9, 2012 House Passes County Payments Extension Secured by Walden, Oregon Delegation
May 31, 2011 Letter to Secretary Vilsack
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 11, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies: House of Representatives
May 27, 2010 Senate Supplemental Spending Bill Includes $10 Million for Klamath Drought Relief
May 3, 2010 Greg Walden Applauds Drought Aid For Klamath, Jackson, Deschutes, Lake Counties
March 26, 2010 Bipartisan Congressional-Agency Klamath Drought Briefing
March 18, 2010 Letter to the honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary U.S. Department of Agriculture
March 18, 2010 Letter To The honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Oct. 7, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On H.R. 2997, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010.
June 19, 2009 Newsletter: Congressman Greg Walden's Oregon Congressional Connection
June 17, 2009 Walden, House Panel Take Important Steps To Secure Food Safety
May 27, 2008 Congressman Greg Walden's Oregon Congressional Connection
May 15, 2008 New Farm Bill Supports Conservation, Specialty Crops, Commodities
May 7, 2008 ¬ĎA Deal is a Deal'
Nov. 9, 2007 Walden Vote Helps Override Veto of Water Resources Bill Key to Northwest Economy
Sept. 13, 2007 USDA Approves Emergency CRP Grazing for Ranchers Impacted by Wildfire
Sept. 7, 2007 Walden: Emergency Funding a Step Forward, but Much More Aid Needed for Eastern Oregon
July 31, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 --Continued--
July 31, 2007 Rural Western Lawmakers Ask 'Why Now?'
July 13, 2007 Walden Secures Major Funding for Umatilla County Projects
June 19, 2007 The Oregonian - DeFazio, Walden Lead Small Brewers Caucus
May 25, 2007 Walden urges increased investment in clean, renewable energy in Farm Bill
May 10, 2007 Agricultural Disaster Assistance and Western States Emergency Unfinished Business Appropriations Act, 2007
March 8, 2007 Walden Announces One-Year County Payments Extension In Emergency Supplemental
Feb. 14, 2007 Umatilla County Farmers
Sept. 26, 2006 Press Release - House Unanimously Passes Walden Legislation to Enhance Water Management, Conservation, Agriculture Across Oregon
June 16, 2006 Letter to the Oregonians
April 20, 2006 Walden Advocates for DRC Reauthorization in House Subcommittee Hearing
April 8, 2006 Walden Announces House Subcommittee Hearing Date on DRC Reauthorization Legislation
April 5, 2006 Walden Statement on House Agriculture Committee Passage of Forest Recovery Legislation
March 9, 2006 Walden Earns Award from National Association of Wheat Growers
Dec. 12, 2005 Walden Applauds Japanese Government's Decision to Reopen Border to High Quality, Safe American Beef
Dec. 7, 2005 Walden Testifies Before Agriculture Committee on Forest Recovery Bill; Announces Conservation, Outdoor Organizations Have Rallied Behind Act
Nov. 5, 2005 Walden Cosponsors Bill Saying Japan Needs to Open Its Border to U.S. Beef or Face Economic Sanctions
Sept. 21, 2005 Recognizing the Central Oregon Crop Walk
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