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Carl Levin's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Carl Levin
Office: U.S. Senate (MI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/1978
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 3 Children: Kate, Laura, Erica
Birth Date: 06/28/1934
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Detroit, MI
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
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
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo-Ellen Darcy - Great Lakes Recovery Post Hurricane Sandy
Dec. 28, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act - Continued
June 21, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012
Nov. 1, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
Oct. 31, 2011 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
Oct. 20, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
Oct. 20, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
March 17, 2011 Statement of Senator Levin on the Continuing Resolution, H.J.Res. 48
Nov. 19, 2010 Sen. Levin Statement on Sen. Stabenow Becoming Next Chair of Senate Agriculture Committee
Dec. 21, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture And Ron Kirk, Ambassador, Office Of The United States Trade Representative
Nov. 25, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Sept. 21, 2009 Letter to Chairman Kohl, Chair DeLauro and Ranking Members Brownback and Kingston of the Conference Committee of the Senate and House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
July 31, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
July 15, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
June 24, 2009 Investigations Subcommittee Releases Levin-Coburn Report On Excessive Speculation In The Wheat Market
May 21, 2009 Schauer, Upton, Stabenow & Levin Introduce bills to Improve Food Safety, Protect Consumers
May 21, 2009 Schauer, Upton, Stabenow & Levin Introduce bills to Improve Food Safety, Protect Consumers
May 7, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
April 1, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - U.S. Policy Toward Afghanistan And Pakistan
March 24, 2009 Levin and Voinovich Introduce Legislation to Limit Phosphates in Dishwashing Detergent
Feb. 13, 2009 Levin Introduces Bill to Crack Down on Excessive Speculation in Energy and Agriculture Markets
Sept. 25, 2008 Levin, Bingaman, Harkin Introduce Bill to Crack Down on Excessive Speculation in Energy and Agriculture Markets
June 2, 2008 Boosting Farms, Cracking Down on Speculators
May 15, 2008 Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 - Conference Report
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
April 18, 2008 Letter to Senate Leaders, Reid, Harkin, McConnell and Chambliss
April 16, 2008 Letter to Ed Schafer, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, Re: Complete 8 Million Pound Red Tart Cherry Purchase
Jan. 8, 2008 Stabenow, Levin Announce USDA to Purchase Up to 8 Million Pounds of Red Tart Cherry Products
Dec. 28, 2007 A Win for Michigan Farmers
Dec. 14, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007
Dec. 14, 2007 Levin Applauds Passage of Specialty Crop Provisions to Benefit Farmers in Michigan
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. 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Member
Sept. 12, 2007 Levin, Stabenow Seek Greater Authority for USDA to Fight Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
April 12, 2007 Deceptive Food Packaging
June 9, 2006 A Plan for Protecting Our Precious Great Lakes
April 28, 2006 All that "Meats" the Eye
Dec. 2, 2005 Senators Levin, Stabenow Announce USDA To Purchase Up To 15 Million Pounds Tart Cherries
Jan. 22, 2004 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Conference Report
Nov. 6, 2003 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004
Nov. 5, 2003 Rural Utilities Service Broadband Loan Program
Oct. 3, 2003 It's Apple Season in Michigan
April 11, 2003 Text of Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Ann Veneman
Jan. 22, 2003 Senator Levin Rises in Support of Daschle Amendment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Agriculture
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