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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 4 Children: John, Valerie, Charles, Justin
Birth Date: 06/18/1937
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Commerce Committee Passes Sport Fishing Bill
Feb. 4, 2014 Promises Made, Promises Kept: Rockefeller Says Farm Bill Protects Thousands of West Virginians from Hunger
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
July 23, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - New England and Mid-Atlantic Perspectives on Magnuson-Stevens Act Reauthorization
June 10, 2013 Rockefeller Supports Passage of Farm Bill
April 25, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce USDA Project Funding for Water and Wastewater Infrastructure
July 31, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Executive Session
June 21, 2012 Rockefeller Supports Bill to Improve Childrens' Health, Protect Jobs, and Slash Deficit
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Oct. 4, 2011 Rockefeller Seeks Protection for USDA Jobs in Raleigh County
Sept. 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Inouye, Chairman Kohl, and Ranking Members Cochran and Blunt:
Sept. 6, 2011 Rockefeller, Manchin Fight to Protect Jobs at Agricultural Farming Systems Research Center in Beaver
April 19, 2011 Manchin, Rockefeller Announce Funding to Construct New Sewer System for Putnam County
June 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
May 5, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, United States Department Of The Interior
Dec. 19, 2008 Caring For Each Other This Holiday Season
July 8, 2008 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Amendments Act of 2008 - Continued
May 15, 2008 Rockefeller Votes to Help Families Struggling to Afford Increasing Grocery Bills
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
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
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
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