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Gordon Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Gordon Harold Smith
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 3 Children: Brittany, Garrett, Morgan
Birth Date: 05/25/1952
Birth Place: Pendleton, OR
Home City: Pendleton, OR
Religion: Mormon
Date Title
Aug. 20, 2008 Blue Mountain Eagle - Ranchers Seek Smith's Help in Grazing Battle
June 18, 2008 Farm Bill Becomes Law: Smith Votes to Override President's Veto
June 10, 2008 Smith, Dole Work To Highlight Hunger Challenges
May 15, 2008 Congress Dishes Up a Full Plate for Nation's Hungry
May 15, 2008 Smith Lauds Farm Bill: "Best Ever For Oregon"
April 24, 2008 Letter to Herb Kohl and Robert Bennett, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee, Re: Significant Increase in Food Safety Funds
Dec. 14, 2007 Smith Lauds Passage of Farm Bill
Oct. 5, 2007 Smith Supports Major Farm, Forest Tax Package
Oct. 4, 2007 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and the Chairmen and Ranking Commitee Members
Sept. 20, 2007 Smith Fights to Protect Oregon Cattle
June 21, 2007 Oregon's Farmers Take the Spotlight in Smith Hearing on the Future of American Agriculture
May 3, 2007 Senate Resolution 186--Designating June 5, 2007 as "National Hunger Awareness Day" and Authorizing the Senate Offices of Senators Gordon H. Smith....
March 1, 2007 Smith Pushes For Safety Net Extension
Feb. 12, 2007 Continuing Appropriations
May 3, 2006 Senate Resolution 464--Designating June 7, 2006, as "National Hunger Awareness Day" and Authorizing the Senate Offices of Senators Gordon H. Smith....
Oct. 19, 2005 Smith Lauds Senate Agriculture Committee for Protecting Food Stamp Funding
June 23, 2005 Senate Resolution 181--Recognizing July 1, 2005, As the 100th Anniversary of the Forest Service
June 7, 2005 Executive Session
May 26, 2005 Smith Bill Focuses on Domestic Hunger
June 3, 2004 National Hunger Awareness Day
May 19, 2004 Oregon's Economy
Nov. 6, 2003 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004
July 28, 2003 Leaders In Stewardship
April 11, 2003 Text of Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Ann Veneman
Jan. 30, 2003 A Salute to Phil Ward
Issue Position: Agriculture
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