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Carol Shea-Porter's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Carol Shea-Porter
Office: U.S. House (NH) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gene; 2 Children
Birth Date: 12/02/1952
Birth Place: Durham, NH
Home City: Rochester, NH
Date Title
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 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
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
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
April 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Don't Hurt Our Farmers
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Jan. 29, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on House Passage of the Farm Bill
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Mark Pryor, Roy Blunt, Robert Aderholt, and Sam Farr - Unsafe Chinese Chicken
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture and Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture - No Further Cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill Conference Report
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. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Aug. 6, 2013 Congress, Party of Three
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
July 29, 2013 Shea-Porter Listens to Constituents, Discusses Standing Up for Middle Class During Town Hall
July 11, 2013 Shea-Porter Statement on H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 21, 2013 Shea-Porter Offers Amendment to Protect Organic Farmers
June 20, 2013 Shea-Porter Joins Bipartisan Majority; Votes down H.R. 1947
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
Jan. 14, 2013 Carol Shea-Porter Fights for New Hampshire's Commercial Fishermen
Jan. 17, 2010 WBZ News - Federal Loan Boosts NH Company
Oct. 7, 2009 Shea-Porter Votes To Help New Hampshire's Dairy Farmers
May 14, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
May 5, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, United States Department Of The Interior
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