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Amy Klobuchar's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Amy Klobuchar
Office: U.S. Senate (MN) - Sr, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John; 1 Child: Abigail
Birth Date: 05/25/1960
Birth Place: Plymouth, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 26, 2014 On National Agriculture Day, Klobuchar Attends Unveiling of Norman Borlaug Statue at US Capitol
March 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 17, 2014 WDAY 6 - Senator Klobuchar Makes Stop in East Grand Forks
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Provide Relief During Propane Shortage
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture - Calls On Obama Administration To Implement Livestock Disaster Programs Immediately
Feb. 4, 2014 Klobuchar: Farm Bill Passes Senate, Heads to President's Desk to be Signed into Law
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 29, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013
Jan. 27, 2014 Klobuchar: Farm Bill Conference Report Will Finally Give Minnesota Farmers and Producers the Support and Certainty They Need
Nov. 24, 2013 Rochester Post Bulletin - Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Minnesota, Nation Can't Afford Inaction on Farm Bill
Nov. 14, 2013 Klobuchar, Nolan Legislation to Cut Red for Small Aircraft Manufacturers Passes House, Heads to President's Desk to be Signed into Law
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran - Strong Energy Title in Farm Bill
Oct. 30, 2013 Klobuchar: First Meeting of Farm Bill Conference Committee is Important Step Towards Passing Long-Term Farm Bill
Oct. 30, 2013 Nomination of Katherine Archuleta to be Director of the Office of Personnel Managment
Oct. 25, 2013 Redwood Falls Gazette - Klobuchar Pushes to Pass Farm Bill
Oct. 22, 2013 Hoeven, Klobuchar Announce Farm Bill Conference Committee to Hold First Meeting Next Week
Oct. 16, 2013 Time - Women Are the Only Adults Left in Washington
Oct. 8, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
July 22, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Walz Announce USDA Actions to Address Animal Feed Shortage in Minnesota
July 10, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz, Nolan Announce Disaster Declaration for Minnesota Farmers Affected by Animal Feed Shortage
June 21, 2013 Rochester Post Bulletin - Minnesota Farmers Deserve a Strong Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Letter to Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of Department of the Treasury - Smithfield Purchase
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew - Group of Senators Urge Appropriate Oversight of Proposed Smithfield Purchase
June 10, 2013 Klobuchar: Farm Bill Passes Senate with Strong Bipartisan Support
June 10, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013
May 14, 2013 Klobuchar: Farm Bill Passes Agriculture Committee with Bipartisan Support, Paving Way for Vote in Full Senate
May 2, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz, Nolan Announce Selection of Debra Crusoe to Top Minnesota Agriculture Post
April 25, 2013 Legislation Aims to Support Next Generation of Farmers
April 24, 2013 Bennet, Colleagues Introduce Sodsaver Prairie Protection Act
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts - Energy Production
Dec. 14, 2012 The Daily Globe - Farm Bill a Priority as 'Fiscal Cliff' Looms
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Six Months After the Senate Passed a Bipartisan Jobs Bill, The House Has Failed to Act
Dec. 5, 2012 The Farm Bill
Dec. 5, 2012 Klobuchar Calls on House of Representatives to Take Immediate Action on 2012 Farm Bill
Oct. 4, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Announce USDA Disaster Declaration for Minnesota Counties Affected by Ongoing Drought
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
Sept. 14, 2012 Agweek - Minnesota Legislators Announce Disaster Declaration
Sept. 13, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Announce USDA Disaster Declaration for Minnesota Counties Affected by Ongoing Drought
Sept. 12, 2012 Klobuchar, Peterson, National Farmers Union, American Farm Bureau Call on House of Representatives to Swiftly Pass 5-Year Farm Bill
Aug. 31, 2012 Associated Press - The Bemidji Pioneer
Aug. 19, 2012 KEYC TV - Sen. Klobuchar Talks Farm Bill Near Garden City
Aug. 8, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, Walz Announce USDA Disaster Declaration for Minnesota Counties Affected by Ongoing Drought
Aug. 2, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
July 26, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 5, 2012 PostBulletin.com - Amy Klobuchar: Farm Bill Provides Much-Needed Continuity
June 29, 2012 Klobuchar: $700 Million for Minnesota Transportation Passes Senate in Surface Transportation Legislation, Heads to President's Desk to be Signed into Law
June 21, 2012 Klobuchar: Farm Bill Passes Senate with Bipartisan Support
June 7, 2012 Klobuchar Calls for Swift Passage of Farm Bill
June 6, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
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