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Kent Conrad's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Kent Conrad
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lucy Calautti; 1 Child: Jessamyn
Birth Date: 03/12/1948
Birth Place: Bismarck, ND
Home City: Bismarck, ND
Religion: Unitarian
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
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
Nov. 16, 2012 Conrad, Agriculture Secretary Talk Farm Bill
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
Sept. 12, 2012 Conrad, North Dakota Farmers Union Consider Way Forward on Farm Bill
Aug. 23, 2012 Conrad: Five Year Farm Bill a State, National Priority
Aug. 20, 2012 Conrad: Five Year Farm Bill a State, National Priority
Aug. 2, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - Direct Task Force to Report on the Severity of the Drought
July 13, 2012 Conrad Fights to Protect North Dakota Farmers and Ranchers
July 12, 2012 Baucus, Conrad, Tester, Johnson (SD) Act to Protect Ranchers, Farmers From Lapse in Disaster Assistance
June 21, 2012 Conrad Praises Senate Passage of "Responsible" Farm Bill
June 18, 2012 CQ Roll Call- Push for Changes Puts Off Farm Policy Bill
June 13, 2012 Flood Insurance and Modernization Act
June 7, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act -- Motion to Proceed--Resumed
June 7, 2012 Conrad Makes the Case for New Farm Bill
May 15, 2012 Harkin Joins Bipartisan Group of More Than 40 Senators in Urging Floor Action on Farm Bill
April 30, 2012 Bipartisan Praise for the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2012 (the 2012 Farm Bill)
April 26, 2012 Conrad Pushes North Dakota Priorities in New Farm Bill
April 6, 2012 Conrad Applauds USDA Help for Farmers Facing Flooding in Devils Lake Basin
April 4, 2012 Conrad, Hoeven Detail Foundation of New Farm Bill
March 29, 2012 Senator Unveil Major Components of New Farm Bill
March 21, 2012 Ryan Budget Slashes Programs Vital to North Dakota
March 9, 2012 Conrad Details Need for a New Approach to Flooded Farmland
Feb. 10, 2012 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Department of Agriculture and Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador
Jan. 18, 2012 Conrad Working Group Focuses on Potential Changes to National Ag Policy
Jan. 16, 2012 Conrad Details Strategy for National Ag Legislation
Dec. 29, 2011 As 2011 Draws to a Close, Conrad Reflects on a Year of Notable Challenges
Nov. 7, 2011 Conrad Kicks Off 2012 Farm Bill Conference
Nov. 2, 2011 Conrad Unveils Agenda for 2012 Farm Bill Conference
Nov. 2, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
Nov. 1, 2011 Ag Leaders to Gather for Conrad's Farm Bill Conference
Oct. 31, 2011 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
Oct. 28, 2011 Conrad Task Force Maps Out Farm Bill Strategy
Oct. 12, 2011 Conrad Applauds New Trade Deals
Oct. 4, 2011 Hearinng of the Senate Budget Committee - Improving Budget Process
Sept. 19, 2011 Conrad Statement on President Obama's Deficit Reduction Proposal
Aug. 2, 2011 Head of USDA's Disaster Assistance Programs to Inspect North Dakota's Farmland
Aug. 1, 2011 Letter to Anne S. Ferro, Administrator, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
July 18, 2011 Conrad Calls on USDA to Open CRP Land for ND Farmers and Ranchers
July 5, 2011 Letter to Honorable Tom Vilsack
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
June 23, 2011 Conrad Seeks Protections for North Dakota Farmers
May 26, 2011 Conrad, Ag Secretary Continue Talks on Next Farm Bill
May 24, 2011 Conrad Works to Address Shortage of Veterinarians
May 5, 2011 Conrad Welcomes Expanded Market For North Dakota Beef
April 20, 2011 Conrad Readies Strategy For Next Farm Bill
April 19, 2011 Conrad and U.S. Commerce Department Honor Local Manufacturer for International Business Success
March 3, 2011 Johnson Introduces Resolution Recognizing 2012 as the International Year of Cooperatives
Feb. 28, 2011 Senators Discuess Grasslands Managment with ND AG Commissioner
Feb. 16, 2011 Conrad Briefs North Dakota Tribal Colleges on Budget
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