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Melquiades Martinez's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Melquiades 'Mel' Rafael Martinez
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kitty; 3 Children: Andrew, John, Lauren
Birth Date: 10/23/1946
Birth Place: Sagua La Grande, Cuba
Home City: Orlando, FL
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
June 9, 2009 Feingold Water Proposal Fatally Flawed
May 8, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Herb Kohl, Chairman, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Committee on Appropriations and The Honorable Sam Brownback, Ranking Member
April 3, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture
Feb. 9, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Dec. 12, 2008 Martinez: USDA Designates Agriculture Disaster Areas In North Florida
July 24, 2008 Martinez Introduces Ethanol Tariff Elimination Act
May 15, 2008 Martinez: Farm Bill Benefits Florida Agriculture Community
April 29, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Make Food Assistance for Haiti a High Priority
April 18, 2008 Martinez Statement on Resuming Beef Trade With South Korea
Dec. 11, 2007 Martinez Stops Attempt to Weaken Cuba Embargo
Nov. 8, 2007 Overriding the WRDA Veto
Aug. 27, 2007 Martinez Praises USDA Waiver of Disaster Assistance Penalty
May 10, 2007 Water Resources Development Act of 2007--Motion to Proceed
July 19, 2006 Water Resources Development Act of 2005
June 6, 2006 Martinez Calls on USDA to Drop Quarantine Rule
April 5, 2006 Martinez: $4 Billion Agri-Disaster Supplemental Will Benefit Florida
March 15, 2006 Martinez: Immigration Reform Must Address Agricultural Workers
March 7, 2006 Senator Martinez Applauds USDA
Nov. 16, 2005 Martinez Introdues Bill to Help Florida Farmers Recover From 2005 Hurricane Season
Sept. 9, 2005 Durbin, Others Call on President to Include Relief for Farmers in Emergency Relief Request
June 30, 2005 Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
April 22, 2005 Martinez Applauds Public-Private Partnership Responsible for Broadmoor Marsh Restoration Project
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