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Virginia Foxx's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Virginia Ann Foxx
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Tom; 1 Child: Theresa
Birth Date: 06/29/1943
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Banner Elk, NC
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 11, 2013 Relating to Consideration of House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 378, Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar; and Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 379, Expressing Sense of House Relating to Crop Insurance
July 11, 2013 Three Foxx Amendments Improve 2013 Farm Bill
June 19, 2013 Foxx Urges Support for Spending Safeguard Amendment to FARRM Bill
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5973, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of HR. 5972, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
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
March 24, 2010 March 8th, 2010 Boston Globe Editorial: ``FDA Lax On Conflicts Of Interest''
July 30, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2749, Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009
July 8, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2997, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 8, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2997, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 29, 2008 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of the Apple Crunch and the Nation's Domestic Apple Industry
June 3, 2008 Federal Food Donation Act of 2008
June 3, 2008 Recognizing the State of Minnesota's 150th Anniversary
May 1, 2008 How Congress Can Take on High Gas and Food Prices
Oct. 3, 2007 NC Christmas Tree Farmer to Testify Before Congress
July 31, 2007 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 20, 2007 Celebrating The 100th Anniversary Of The Town Of Ronda
Nov. 14, 2006 Foxx Legislation Recognizing Christmas Tree Growers Passes House
July 18, 2006 Foxx Stands Up For Unborn
Oct. 19, 2005 Foxx Votes to Stop Frivolous Obesity Lawsuits
Sept. 8, 2005 Stop Pointing Fingers
June 9, 2005 Agriculture Appropriations and COOL Legislation
April 12, 2005 Wine Industry in North Carolina
April 1, 2005 Take Time to Salute the Farmers in Your Community
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Agriculture
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