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Bobby Jindal's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Piyush 'Bobby' Amrit Jindal
Office: Governor (LA), Republican
First Elected: 10/20/2007
Last Elected: 11/19/2011
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Supriya; 3 Children
Birth Date: 06/10/1971
Birth Place: Baton Rouge, LA
Home City: Baton Rouge, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 6, 2014 Governor Jindal Marks Opening of New Laboratory Building at LSU AgCenter's Animal and Food Sciences Center
Dec. 5, 2013 Governor Jindal and Gulf Coast Spinning CEO Dan Feibus Announce Manufacturing Investment of $130 Million in Louisiana
March 16, 2012 Governor Jindal Announces Funding for Saltwater Intrusion Project in Vermilion Parish
Dec. 13, 2011 Governor Jindal Marks Groundbreaking for Renovation of New Laboratory Building at LSU's Animal and Food Sciences Center
May 12, 2011 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack
May 11, 2011 Gov. Jindal: Citizens Should Act Now, Get Prepared For Flooding
March 1, 2011 Governor Jindal Announces State Investing $12 Million in Emergency Restoration Funding for Louisiana Coast, Not Waiting for BP
Nov. 19, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary U.S. Department of Agriculture
Sept. 1, 2010 Governor Jindal Meets with Coast Guard on Transition Plans, Calls on BP Again to Fund Seafood Safety Plan and Discusses Claims Process Concerns
Aug. 19, 2010 Governor Jindal Announces Funding for Fishery Resource Monitoring Program, Calls on BP to Fund Long-Term Seafood Plan
July 14, 2010 Gov. Jindal Announces "Agenda For Revitalizing Coastal Louisiana"
June 23, 2010 Gov. Jindal to Feds: No Time for More Studies, Act Now & Restart Dredging Operations so LA Can Win this War Against the Oil Spill
June 18, 2010 Governor Jindal Signs Bills to Strengthen Louisiana's Seafood Industry
June 14, 2010 Gov. Jindal Stands with Restaurant and Seafood Industry Leaders, Calls on President to Force BP to Approve Louisiana's Seafood Safety Plan
May 12, 2010 Governor Jindal and Plaquemines Parish Officials Visit Oiled Wildlife Rehab Center, Fly Over Chandeleur Islands & See Oil Sheen and Shoreline Impact
Feb. 3, 2010 Governor Jindal Marks Official Groundbreaking for LSR's New Million-Ton-Per-Year Sugar Refinery
Nov. 13, 2009 Governor Jindal and DHH Secretary Applaud FDA Decision to Halt Regulations on Oyster Industry
Nov. 10, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Margaret Hamburg, M.D., Commissioner, U.S. Food And Drug Administration
Oct. 9, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
Sept. 4, 2009 Letter to Dr. Margaret A. Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drugs Food and Drug Administration
Aug. 31, 2009 Governor Jindal Issues Executive Order Creating the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force
Aug. 27, 2009 Governor Jindal Statement On Meeting With Shrimpers
May 21, 2009 Governor Bobby Jindal Announces Foster Farms Deal Final
Oct. 6, 2008 Governor Bobby Jindal Attends Dynamic Fuels Plant Groundbreaking, Highlights Importance of Developing Alternative Sources of Energy
Aug. 27, 2008 Governor Jindal Issues Letter Requesting Pre-Landfall Federal Disaster Declaration
April 8, 2008 Governor Bobby Jindal Sends Letter to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Requesting Aid for Morganza Farmers
Oct. 22, 2006 Blog: Dear Friends
June 7, 2005 Jindal Funding Priorities Included in Agriculture Appropriations
June 2, 2005 Jindal "Open Doors" with Dairy Industry Great Success
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