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Thad Cochran's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

Full Name: Thad Cochran
Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/1978
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rose; 2 Children: Clayton, Katherine
Birth Date: 12/07/1937
Birth Place: Pontotoc, MS
Home City: Jackson, MS
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 12, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary, Department of Commerce - Trade Decision for US Catfish
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow A Senate Vote On Iran Sanctions
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to US Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Customer Protection Rule
Sept. 4, 2013 Agri-Pulse -
Aug. 13, 2013 Cochran Advocates Level Playing Field for Gulf Shrimp Industry
Aug. 2, 2013 Cochran Applauds WTO Decision in Favor of U.S. Poultry Producers
June 20, 2013 Cochran, Wicker Support Proposed Sale of Mississippi-Made Helicopters to Thailand
April 25, 2013 Letter to The US International Trade Commission - Urging Continuation Of Trade Penalties on Imported Rebar to Protect U.S. Jobs
March 15, 2013 Cochran Welcomes Commerce Dept. Decision to Aid U.S. Catfish
March 7, 2013 Cochran Backs Bill to Expedite Natural Gas Exports to Allies
March 7, 2013 Letter to the Public - Input for CFTC Reauthorization
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Acting Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank, Miss. Senators - Trade Issues
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Commerce Department - Pricing and Trade Regulations
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iran
Dec. 6, 2012 Cochran Votes to Expand Mississippi Access to Russian Markets
Nov. 30, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 26, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
April 2, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
March 30, 2012 Cochran Stresses Importance of United States Department of Agriculture Catfish Inspection Program
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative for the Office of the United States Trade Representative
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Oct. 12, 2011 Cochran: Free Trade Pacts Will Create Economic Opportunities for Mississippi & Nation
Sept. 20, 2011 Cochran Pleased With U.S. Trade Rep's Action Challenging Chinese Duties on U.S. Poultry Exports
Aug. 4, 2011 Letter to Secretary Vilsack and Ambassador Kirk
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
July 25, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
July 19, 2011 Letter to Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 8, 2011 Letter to Ma Ying-jeou, President of Taiwan
March 15, 2011 Mississippi Lawmakers Praise Five-year Extension Of Antidumping Duties on Imported Shrimp
Feb. 8, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Timothy Geithner, Treasury Secretary, The Honorable Ben Bernanke, Federal Reserve Chairman, The Honorable Gary Gensler, Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairmen, The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairman of the Securities and...
Feb. 1, 2011 Cochran and Wicker go to Bat for Gulf Coast Shrimpers
Aug. 30, 2010 Letter to His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak , Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the U.S. - Russian Restrictions of US Poultry
Aug. 25, 2010 Cochran Commends Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Pact to Increase Trade Through Panama Canal
July 28, 2010 Wicker & Cochran Applaud Anti-Dumping Ruling on Chinese Imports
June 21, 2010 Letter to President Obama - Russian Trade Barriers of US Poultry
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
March 18, 2010 Mississippi Senators Seek Action to Raise Public Awareness of Potential Fire Hazards from Corrosive Drywall
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Appropriations For The U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Feb. 26, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
July 18, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Susan Schwab, United States Trade Representative
Sept. 20, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Susan Schwab, United States Trade Representative
Jan. 6, 2005 Hearing of Committee on Agriculture, Nutritiona dn Forestry on Nomination of Hon. Michael Johanns, to be Secretary of the U.S.
July 15, 2004 American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
May 14, 2004 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S. 2425
April 27, 2004 Cochran Issues Statement On Reports of WTO Cotton Case
Nov. 21, 2003 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004-Conference Report
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