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Cathy McMorris Rodgers' Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Cathy McMorris Rodgers
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 5, Republican Majority Conference Chair
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Brian; 3 Children: Cole, Grace, Brynn
Birth Date: 05/22/1969
Birth Place: Salem, OR
Home City: Kettle Falls, WA
Religion: Christian
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Economic Growth and Job Creation - Agriculture
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
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 McMorris Rodgers Votes to Protect Eastern Washington Agriculture Community
Dec. 31, 2013 Blog: Getting Results for Eastern Washington in 2014
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
July 30, 2013 McMorris Rodgers on Japan's Decision to Resume Wheat Purchases
July 11, 2013 McMorris Rodgers: FARRM Bill is an Important and Productive Step Forward
June 18, 2013 McMorris Rodgers pushes USDA on Genetically Engineered Wheat Discovery
Oct. 31, 2012 Letter to Ministers Suswono and Wirjawan
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
July 12, 2012 McMorris Rodgers Applauds Agriculture Committee for Passing Farm Bill
Dec. 8, 2011 Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011
Dec. 8, 2011 McMorris Rodgers Votes for Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act
Oct. 25, 2011 McMorris Rodgers Advocates for Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act at Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 12, 2011 Energy and Commerce Members Express Concern Over IWG Food Marketing Principles
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
May 4, 2011 McMorris Rodgers Hosts Briefing to Highlight Benefits of ARS Research
May 21, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Felipe Calderon Hinojosa, President of Mexico
July 8, 2009 Part B Amendment No. 6 Offered By Mr. Garrett Of New Jersey
Aug. 19, 2008 McMorris Rodgers' Solid Primary Win
May 14, 2008 McMorris Rodgers Votes for 2007 Farm Bill
Jan. 15, 2008 Rep. McMorris Rodgers Outlines 2007 Successes and Looks Forward to 2008
July 31, 2007 Rural Western Lawmakers Ask 'Why Now?'
July 27, 2007 McMorris Rodgers Supports Farm Bill, Opposes Tax Hikes
July 26, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, And Bioenergy Act Of 2007
July 12, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 27, 2007 Larsen, Murray, McMorris Rodgers Work to Help Washington Wheat Growers
March 27, 2007 McMorris Rodgers Co-Sponsors EAT Healthy America Act
Feb. 28, 2007 Natural Resources Development Remains Vital to our Western Communities
Feb. 15, 2007 McMorris Rodgers Holds Farm Bill Listening Sessions
Sept. 19, 2006 Press Release - Washington State Farm Bureau Endorses McMorris
Sept. 14, 2006 Press Release - McMorris Introduces Counter-Cyclical Legislation to Help Eastern Washington Wheat Growers
Sept. 6, 2006 McMorris Spends August in Eastern Washington discussing economy, agriculture and health care
July 19, 2006 McMorris Examines the Impact of Guest Worker Programs at Committee Hearing
June 26, 2006 McMorris Supports USDA's Plans to Purchase Pacific Northwest Soft White Wheat for Food Aid
May 18, 2006 The Effects Of Energy Costs On Our Agriculture Economy
May 11, 2006 McMorris Helps Secure Funding for ARS Facility at WSU
April 13, 2005 House Passes the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act
March 4, 2005 McMorris Sends Letter to the Secretary of Agriculture Regarding theRe-opening of the Canadian Border
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Agriculture
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