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Thomas Vilsack's Public Statements

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' James Vilsack
Office: U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/20/2009
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Christie; 2 Children: Jess, Doug
Birth Date: 12/13/1950
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, PA
Home City: Mt. Pleasant, IA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 1, 2009 Vice President Biden and Secretary Vilsack Highlight Recovery Act's Help to Rural Health Clinics
April 1, 2009 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces MILC Payments on their Way to Dairy Farmers
April 1, 2009 Vice President Joe Biden and Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announce Recovery Act Funding for Single Family Housing
April 1, 2009 Vilsack Reopens Nomination Process for the Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture
March 31, 2009 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Discusses Budget, Testifies Before House Appropriations Subcommittee On Agriculture
March 31, 2009 Statement By Thomas Vilsack Secretary Of Agriculture Before The Subcommittee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Committee On Appropriations, U.S. House Of Representatives
March 30, 2009 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Applauds Designation Of Additional Public Lands
March 26, 2009 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Plan To Benefit Nutrition Programs And Dairy Farmers
March 26, 2009 Teleconference Briefing with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
March 26, 2009 Transcript Of News Tele-Conference With Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack On His Announcement To Benefit Both Dairy Farmers And Domestic Nutrition Programs
March 19, 2009 Middle Class Task Force Holds Town Hall Meeting on the Recovery Act
March 19, 2009 Opening Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden; Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education; Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation; and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture at a Town Hall Meeting
March 17, 2009 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Disaster Assistance For Producers
March 14, 2009 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Announces Final Rule for Handling of Non-Ambulatory Cattle
March 13, 2009 Vilsack Issues Conditional License for Vaccine to Reduce E. Coli in Feedlot Cattle
March 13, 2009 Vilsack Issues Conditional License for Vaccine to Reduce E. Coli in Feedlot Cattle
March 10, 2009 Vilsack, Copps and Wade Kick Off American Recovery and Reinvestment Act's Broadband Initiative
March 10, 2009 Remarks By Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack At A Press Conference - Children's Health
March 9, 2009 Media Availability With Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - "American Recovery And Reinvestment Act" Funding Impacts On Rural Communities
March 4, 2009 The White House Regular Briefing
Feb. 26, 2009 Keynote Address By Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack At The U.S. Department Of Agriculture's Agricultural Outlook Forum 2009 (As Released By The Department Of Agriculture)
Feb. 26, 2009 Secretary Salazar and Secretary Vilsack Pledge Coordinated Federal Response to California Drought
Feb. 24, 2009 Fox News Channel "Your World" - Transcript
Feb. 20, 2009 Vilsack Announces Implementation Of Country Of Origin Labeling Law
Feb. 19, 2009 Transcript Of Remarks By First Lady Michelle Obama To U.S. Department Of Agriculture Employees
Feb. 12, 2009 Vilsack Establishes The People's Garden Project On Bicentennial Of Lincoln's Birth
Feb. 12, 2009 Remarks By Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack At "The Peoples Garden" At USDA Honoring Lincoln's 200th Birthday "Asphalt Breaking"
Feb. 4, 2009 Statement From Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Regarding Allegations Of Impropriety At Ames, Iowa, Federal Laboratories
Feb. 4, 2009 Census of Agriculture Shows Growing Diversity in U.S. Farming
Jan. 29, 2009 Secretary Vilsack Announces more than $6 Million to Train Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers
Jan. 28, 2009 USDA Issues Partial 2008 Crop Counter-Cyclical Payments for Upland Cotton
Jan. 27, 2009 Vilsack Announces Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant Recipients
Jan. 26, 2009 Secretary Of Agriculture Vilsack Lays Out Priorities, Extends Comment Period For Payment Limitations Rule
Jan. 26, 2009 Conference Call With Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack (As Released By The Department Of Agriculture)
Jan. 26, 2009 Secretary Of Agriculture Vilsack Lays Out Priorities, Extends Comment Period For Payment Limitations Rule
Jan. 26, 2009 Transcript of News Conference with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
Jan. 14, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry - The Nomination of Thomas Vilsack to Secretary of Agriculture
Jan. 9, 2009 Transcript Of Remarks By Secretary Of Agriculture Ed Schafer And Deputy Secretary Chuck Conner News Conference Call With Reporters Discussing Administration Accomplishments
July 22, 2007 CNN "Late Edition"-Transcript
March 26, 2007 MSNBC Hardball-Transcript
Feb. 20, 2007 IowaPolitics.com: Vilsack's Stance On Iraq, TV Appearances Pique Madison County Interest
Feb. 19, 2007 CNN The Situation Room-Transcript
Feb. 16, 2007 Vilsack Talks His Life, Iraq On 'Tonight Show'
Feb. 10, 2007 Congress Must Act On Iraq
Feb. 7, 2007 Democratic Hopeful Vilsack Lambastes Bush Plan For Iraq Troop Surge
Feb. 4, 2007 CNN Late Edition-Transcript
Feb. 3, 2007 '08 Contender On Iraq: 'Cut Off Funding'
Jan. 25, 2007 Travis Smiley Interview-Transcript
Jan. 22, 2007 Vilsack Says Obama, Clinton Won't Change Nature Of Caucuses
Jan. 22, 2007 Vilsack Issues "Pre-Rebuttal" To State Of Union Address
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