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Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Emanuel Cleaver II
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Dianne; 4 Children: Emanuel III, Emil, Evan, Marissa
Birth Date: 10/27/1944
Birth Place: Waxahachie, TX
Home City: Kansas City, MO
Religion: United Methodist (UMC)
Date Title
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 5, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Announces Victory for Missouri Farmers Needing Disaster Relief from the 2012 Drought
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 7, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Supports Livestock Producers Hit by 2012 Drought
April 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Closing Local Farm Service Agency Offices
April 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Sens. King, Collins & Reps. Michaud, Pingree Fight USDA Plan to End Valuable Resource for Maine Farmers
March 31, 2014 EC from DC - March 31, 2014
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Applauds Farm Bill Passage
Dec. 13, 2013 EC from DC - December 13, 2013
Aug. 9, 2013 Farmers Markets and Missouri
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 21, 2013 Congressman Cleaver Comments on His Vote Against the Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 A Good Farm Bill is Something We All Care About
April 17, 2013 EC from DC - April 17, 2013
Dec. 21, 2012 EC from DC - December 21, 2012
Sept. 14, 2012 We Need a Farm Bill Now
Aug. 24, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Heads to the Food Pantry
Aug. 23, 2012 Letter to Administrator Nelson
July 16, 2012 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Acting Quickly on Behalf of Missouri's Farmers and Ranchers
April 27, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Pleased to See Withdrawal of Proposed Rule Impacting Missouri Farmers, Ranchers
June 20, 2011 Blog: Why I Voted No: Hurting Those Who Need it Most
May 24, 2011 44 House Members Call on President to Enforce Law to Protect Wild Lands
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
July 31, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007
Feb. 2, 2007 Letter to Secretary Of Agriculture Mike Johanns
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
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