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Dutch Ruppersberger's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: CA Dutch 'Dutch' Ruppersberger
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kay; 2 Children: Cory, Jill
Birth Date: 01/31/1946
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Methodist
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Date Title
June 30, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Approve Ethanol Produced by Winter Barley as Advanced Biofurl
Jan. 29, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2014
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
Aug. 29, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin, O'Malley Lead MD Delegation in Praising Approval of Disaster Designation Assistance for State Following Drought
Aug. 9, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Nov. 4, 2010 Ruppersberger and Cardin Announce Innovative Programs to Help the Chesapeake Bay
Sept. 24, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture and to the Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator, EPA
June 24, 2010 Maryland Congressional Delegation Receives Briefing on Potential Impact of Gulf Oil Spill on Maryland's Beaches, the Bay and Seafood Safety
Oct. 22, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce
June 5, 2008 Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Continuing Authorization Act
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