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Jim McGovern's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 2, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Date Title
Issue Position: Hunger & Human Rights
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 9, 2014 End Hunger Now
July 1, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program
June 24, 2014 Food Research and Action Center
June 19, 2014 End Hunger Now
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Jan. 29, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2014
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner, House Leaders Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Senators Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Hal Rogers, and Nita Lowey - Fishing Disaster Relief in Budget Process
Oct. 12, 2013 Leader Pelosi Names McGovern as House Farm Bill Democratic Conferee
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Frank Skaggs, Small Business Administration - Massachusetts Delegation Urges Small Business Assistance for Fishermen
Aug. 2, 2013 Give Me a Break
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern Statement on lan to Cut $40 Billion from the Nutrition Title
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 10, 2013 Rural Hunger in America
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 19, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 18, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
June 12, 2013 Progressive Caucus
May 24, 2013 U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern on appointment of Niedzielski to Farm Services Agency
May 7, 2013 End Hunger Now
April 25, 2013 End Hunger Now - Childhood Hunger in American
April 10, 2013 End Hunger Now
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
June 13, 2012 New York Times - Farm Bill and SNAP
June 6, 2012 U.S. Rep. McGovern Joins Kerry, Brown to Launch Bipartisan Senate Cranberry Caucus
June 6, 2012 Kerry, Brown Launch Bipartisan Senate Cranberry Caucus
April 18, 2012 Hearing of the House Agriculture Committee - SNAP Cuts
April 18, 2012 DeLauro, Baca, McGovern: Majority Slashes Program that Feeds Children and Seniors
Nov. 22, 2011 Durbin Joins Hunger Caucus in Urging Members to Raise Awareness
Aug. 17, 2011 Letter to Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 14, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2112, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 14, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2112, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
March 1, 2011 Food Security is National Security
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
Nov. 17, 2009 Household Food Security In The United States
Oct. 7, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On H.R. 2997, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010.
Oct. 7, 2009 Congressman Mcgovern Backs FY2010 Agriculture Appropriations Bill; Fights For Increased Asian Long-horned Beetle Eradication Funding
Sept. 29, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
July 8, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2997, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
April 2, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 85, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2010
July 9, 2008 Rising Cost of Food
June 24, 2008 Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008-- Veto Message from the President of the United States
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