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Barbara Mikulski's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Barbara A. Mikulski
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 07/20/1936
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
June 30, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Approve Ethanol Produced by Winter Barley as Advanced Biofurl
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
May 23, 2014 Mikulski Announces Increased Funds in FY 2015 Funding Bill for FDA to Protect Food, Drug, and Medical Device Safety in America
May 22, 2014 Agriculture Full Committee Markup Bill Summary
March 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Effort to Protect Dairy Farmers and Producers in Maryland and Across Nation
March 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 4, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Feb. 4, 2014 Mikulski Cheers Passage of Farm Bill to Help Sustain and Create Jobs in Maryland Agriculture
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 16, 2013 Time - Women Are the Only Adults Left in Washington
Sept. 26, 2013 Mikulski Statement on Monsanto Provision Not Being Included in Senate Amendment to House Continuing Resolution
June 20, 2013 Agriculture and Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Fiscal Year 2014 Appropriations Bill
June 10, 2013 Mikulski Announces Passage of Farm Bill to Help Sustain and Create Jobs in Maryland Agriculture, Strengthen Important Assistance Programs for Maryland Families
April 5, 2013 Mikulski Discusses Small Business Jobs with Maryland Craft and Micro Brewers
Dec. 27, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act - Continued
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Six Months After the Senate Passed a Bipartisan Jobs Bill, The House Has Failed to Act
Oct. 3, 2012 Chesapeake Bay Senators Urge USDA to Support Farmers During Lapse of Farm Bill Authorization
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Secretary Vilsack and Chief White
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
Aug. 29, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin, O'Malley Lead MD Delegation in Praising Approval of Disaster Designation Assistance for State Following Drought
Aug. 27, 2012 Letter The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, United States Department of Agriculture
Aug. 9, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
July 27, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Federal Funding to Develop Next Generation of Farmers at University of Maryland College Park
June 22, 2012 Mikulski Announces Passage of 2012 Farm Bill to Help Sustain and Create Jobs in Maryland Agriculture
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Dec. 19, 2011 Mikulski Announces Senate Passage Of Her Amendment To Delay New Department Of Labor Requirements That Would Hurt Jobs And Maryland's Seafood Industry
Nov. 18, 2011 Mikulski Announces Final Congressional Approval Of Funding Bill To Support Maryland's Agriculture Economy
Nov. 17, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Programs for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2012, and for Other Purposes
Nov. 10, 2011 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Economic Development Funding for Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center
Oct. 19, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012--Continued
Oct. 18, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
Oct. 18, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012--Continued
Oct. 17, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
March 1, 2011 Letter To Colonel David Anderson, District Engineer Baltimore District
Nov. 18, 2010 FDA Food Safety Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed
Aug. 30, 2010 Letter to His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak , Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the U.S. - Russian Restrictions of US Poultry
June 24, 2010 Maryland Congressional Delegation Receives Briefing on Potential Impact of Gulf Oil Spill on Maryland's Beaches, the Bay and Seafood Safety
April 30, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - The President's FY 2009 War Supplemental Request
March 19, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Oct. 22, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce
July 17, 2008 Mikulski Announces Increased Funding for FDA, Maryland's Agriculture Initiatives in Spending Bill
June 19, 2008 Mikulski, Cardin Applaud 2nd Senate Override of Presidential Veto of Farm Bill
May 23, 2008 Mikulski, Cardin Praise Senate Override of Farm Bill Veto
May 9, 2008 Mikulski Pledges to Keep Up the Fight for FDA's Consolidation at Dedication Ceremony
April 24, 2008 Letter to Herb Kohl and Robert Bennett, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies, Re: Additional Funding to Eradicate Emerald Ash Borer and Other In
March 5, 2008 CPSC Reform Act
Jan. 23, 2008 Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2007
Jan. 22, 2008 Mikulski Renews Call for Labeling of Cloned Food
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