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Jackie Speier's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Karen 'Jackie' Lorraine Jacqueline Speier
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 14, Democratic
First Elected: 04/08/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 14
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Barry; 2 Children: Jackson, Stephanie
Birth Date: 05/14/1950
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: San Francisco, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Reconsider Rule that Would Harm Small Breweries & Increase Food Waste
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw Refined Sugar
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Aug. 22, 2013 Advisory: Congresswoman Speier To Volunteer At Second Harvest Food Bank
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Statement: Congresswoman Jackie Speier Calls Failed House Farm Bill "Punitive And Destructive'
June 19, 2013 Statement: Congresswoman Jackie Speier Slams Rotten Farm Bill
June 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Aug. 21, 2012 The Daily Journal - Farm Bill Sparking Crop Insurance Debate
Aug. 3, 2012 Rep Speier Introduces Crop Insurance Subsidy Transparency Act
June 21, 2012 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chair of the Committee on Agriculture
March 1, 2012 Statement: Congresswoman Speier Denounces House Passage Of Water Bill That Hurts CA Fishermen And Farmers
Feb. 29, 2012 San Joaquin River Reliability Act
Nov. 3, 2011 Statement: Congresswoman Speier Reports on her 4th Day of her Five-Day Food Stamp Challenge
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairwoman Murray and Chairman Hensarling
May 24, 2011 44 House Members Call on President to Enforce Law to Protect Wild Lands
Oct. 19, 2010 Letter to David R. Obey, Chair, and Jerry Lewis, Ranking member, of the Committee on Appropriations
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
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