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Russ Feingold's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Russell 'Russ' D. Feingold
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Jessica, Ellen
Birth Date: 03/02/1953
Birth Place: Janesville, WI
Home City: Middleton, WI
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture - Dairy Compacts
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Agriculture - Promoting Competition
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Agriculture - International Fairness
Issue Position: Agriculture - Diverse Agricultural Economy
Issue Position: Agriculture - Farm Bill
Issue Position: Agriculture - Milk Marketing
Oct. 25, 2010 Feingold Campaign: Johnson Has No Plan for Farmers and Rural Wisconsin
Oct. 20, 2010 One Year Later, the Control Spending Now Act Sees Victories
Sept. 23, 2010 Spotlight on Spending: Feingold Effort to End Wasteful Spending Reflected in Food Safety Bill
Aug. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Christine A. Varney, Assistant Attorney General, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Aug. 5, 2010 Feingold, Grassley Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Support Family Farms
Aug. 5, 2010 Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act Of 2010
July 21, 2010 Feingold Sees Small Business Bill As Another Chance To Help Wisconsin Businesses
July 15, 2010 Feingold Applauds USDA Agreement To Rein In Crop Insurance Subsidies, Reduce Deficit
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
June 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
June 18, 2010 Feingold Statement on the USDA's Actions to Improve Fairness in the Livestock and Poultry Industries
June 15, 2010 Spotlight on Spending: Feingold Crop Insurance Subsidy Reform Proposal Reflected in New USDA Plan
June 10, 2010 Make Your Voice Heard During Dairy Month
June 7, 2010 Feingold, Kohl, Obey Welcome Disaster Declaration For Wisconsin Ginseng Growers
June 3, 2010 Feingold Statement On Celebrating Dairy Month
June 1, 2010 Feingold Encourages DOJ/USDA To Consider More Public Input During AG Workshops
May 14, 2010 Feingold, Kohl, Obey Push For Quick Assistance For Wisconsin Ginseng Growers
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
April 13, 2010 Letter Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stronger Payment Limitations for Farmers and Ranchers
April 13, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack Secretary of Agriculture United States Department of Agriculture
March 12, 2010 Celebrating Our Farmers During National Agriculture Week
Feb. 8, 2010 Feingold Efforts To Cut Wasteful Spending Gain Momentum
Jan. 22, 2010 Feingold Praises Justice Department Blocking Of Anti-Competative Dean Foods Merger
Jan. 11, 2010 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on Four Wisconsinites Being Named to the USDA Dairy Industry Advisory 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
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Dec. 17, 2009 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on the USDA's New Direct Payment Program
Nov. 25, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Nov. 18, 2009 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on the Justice Department and USDA Holding a Wisconsin Workshop to Address Anti-Competitive Practices in the Agriculture Industry
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
Sept. 19, 2009 Statement Of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold Senate Judiciary Committee Field Hearing
Sept. 15, 2009 Feingold Awarded For Leadership On Issues Affecting Farmers And Rural Communities
Aug. 17, 2009 Op-Ed: Pushing For Relief For Wisconsin Dairy Farmers
Aug. 7, 2009 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on the Department of Justice and Department of Agriculture Holding Workshops to Address Anti-Competitive Practices in the Agriculture Industry
Aug. 4, 2009 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 - Continued
July 31, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
July 31, 2009 Feingold Welcomes Relief For Wisconsin Farmers
July 29, 2009 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on Meeting with Agriculture Secretary Vilsack
July 21, 2009 Report Confirms Feingold, Gillibrand Concerns About Impact of Down Economy on Farmers, Outlines Options to Reduce Farm Foreclosures
July 15, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
June 8, 2009 Op-Ed: Honoring Our Dairy Farmers In Tough Economic Times
May 20, 2009 Foreclosure Prevention Law Includes Feingold Measure To Examine Ways To Help Farmers Restructure Loans
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