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Bob McDonnell's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Francis McDonnell
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maureen; 5 Children: Jeanine, Cailin, Rachel, Robert, Sean
Birth Date: 06/15/1954
Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
Home City: Henrico County, VA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Nov. 18, 2013 Virginia Posts Largest Oyster Harvest Since 1987
Aug. 13, 2013 Governor McDonnell Announces Major New Customer for Virginia Soybean Exports
June 20, 2013 Governor McDonnell Announces Opening of Virginia Agricultural Trade Office in Europe
April 23, 2013 Governor McDonnell Officially Opens Virginia Agricultural Trade Office in Shanghai
March 7, 2013 Virginia Agricultural Exports Reach All-Time High in 2012
July 6, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces Significant Progress in Chesapeake Bay Cleanup
June 11, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces Chinese Business to Purchase up to 550,000 Metric Tons of 2012 Crop Soybeans from Perdue Agribusiness
June 8, 2012 Governor McDonnell Leads Economic Development and Job Creation Mission to Europe
May 23, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces Easing of Chinese Ban on Virginia Hardwood and Softwood Logs
May 9, 2012 Governor McDonnell Signs Agriculture and Forestry Development Legislation
April 24, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces Protection of 640 Acre Weeks Farm
April 19, 2012 Governor McDonnell Featured in Food Network Documentary: Hunger Hits Home
April 12, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces First Direct Shipments of Virginia Cattle to Canada
April 12, 2012 Governor McDonnell Showcases Virginia Wines, Food, Tourism and Film in Qu├ębec
March 28, 2012 Governor McDonnell Showcases Virginia Wines in California
March 13, 2012 Virginia Agricultural Exports Reach Record High in 2011
Jan. 25, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces "Governor's Bowl" Food and Fund Drive
Jan. 23, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces First Ever Direct Export of Virginia Holstein Bulls to Russia
Jan. 17, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces $1.2 million in Farmland Preservation Grants
Jan. 4, 2012 Governor McDonnell Announces "The Greatest Opportunity: Jobs and Economic Development Legislative Agenda" for 2012 General Assembly Session
Dec. 19, 2011 Joint Meeting of the Senate Finance, House Appropriations and House Finance Committees - Budget
Nov. 21, 2011 Governor McDonnell Announces Virginia Agricultural Export Initiative in India
Sept. 27, 2011 Governor McDonnell Volunteers at Food Bank for Hunger Action Month
Sept. 23, 2011 Governor McDonnell Announces Purchase Letters of Intent between Taiwanese Importers and Virginia Soybean and Grain Producer Groups
Sept. 15, 2011 Governor McDonnell Announces Soybean Export, Business Agreements between Perdue Agribusiness and China's Dandong Port Group
Aug. 11, 2011 Governor McDonnell Signs Environmental Stewardship Legislation
June 8, 2011 Governor McDonnell Announces Trade Agreement Between Virginia's Smithfield Foods and China's Dandong Port Group
May 24, 2011 Governor McDonnell, Senator Webb, Senator Warner and Congressman Goodlatte Ask Department of Justice to Consider Impact of Antitrust Lawsuit on Local Jobs
May 6, 2011 Governor McDonnell Leads Job Creation and Economic Development Marketing Mission to Asia
March 18, 2011 Virginia's Agricultural and Forestry Exports Maintain Near-Record Status for 2010
Jan. 7, 2011 Secretary Haymore Announces Governor's Agriculture and Forestry Initiatives for 2011
Dec. 29, 2010 EPA Accepts Virginia's Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Plan
Dec. 16, 2010 Governor McDonnell Announces Funding for Environmental Goals
Dec. 15, 2010 Governor McDonnell Announces Budget Amendment to Provide Additional Funding for Federation of Virginia Food Banks
July 16, 2010 Letter to Virginia Business Leaders
July 7, 2010 Governor McDonnell Announces National Wine Bloggers Conference to be Held in Virginia
May 5, 2010 Governor McDonnell Promotes Virginia's Seafood Industry, Tours Vineyard in Visit to Eastern Shore
March 3, 2010 Virginia Breaks Record for Agricultural Exports in 2009
Aug. 26, 2009 McDonnell Pledges To Help Farmers
Aug. 21, 2009 McDonnell, Others Bring Politics To Dinwiddie Farm
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