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Jo Ann Emerson's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Jo Ann Emerson
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Ron Gladney; 2 Children: Victoria, Katharine; 6 Stepchildren: Elizabeth, Abigail, Alison, Stephanie, Jessica, Sam
Birth Date: 09/16/1950
Birth Place: Bethesda, MD
Home City: Cape Girardeau, MO
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Emerson Introduces Emergency Livestock Relief Bill
Issue Position: Agriculture and Trade
Issue Position: Agriculture and Manufacturing
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
Aug. 23, 2012 Letter to Administrator Nelson
Aug. 2, 2012 Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
July 16, 2012 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack
June 12, 2012 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman of the Committee on Energy &Commerce, Tom Harkin, Chairman of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor &Pensions, and Henry A. Waxman, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions
May 15, 2012 150th Anniversary of the Department of Agriculture
Nov. 22, 2011 Durbin Joins Hunger Caucus in Urging Members to Raise Awareness
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Feb. 26, 2010 Emerson Grills USDA On Animal ID Privacy, States' Rights
Feb. 24, 2010 Emerson To State: Large-animal Veterinarians Needed For Southern Missouri
Feb. 8, 2010 Emerson Says Step Back On NAIS Is The Right Move
Aug. 31, 2008 Emerson Talks Farm Tours, Energy, and Jobs
April 2, 2008 Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008
March 15, 2008 Emerson Radio Address: Hunger isn't Red or Blue
March 1, 2008 Emerson Radio Address: a Million a Day Keeps Good Policy at Bay
Feb. 9, 2008 Emerson Radio Address: U.S. Food Policy Checks Out
Jan. 28, 2008 Emerson Comments on State of the Union Address
Dec. 17, 2007 Federal Food Donation Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 Federal Food Donation Act
Nov. 1, 2007 Emerson: Eighth District Counties Declared Disaster Areas
Aug. 2, 2007 Agriculture Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 27, 2007 Emerson: Farm Bill Passes First Test
July 25, 2007 Emerson: House Version of Farm Bill Sets Aggressive Energy Policy
July 3, 2007 Op-Ed: Let's Stop Blaming Farmers for Food Prices and Deficits
June 23, 2007 Emerson Radio Address: True Trickle-Down Economics
June 11, 2007 Emerson Votes for Ag Disaster Funding Bill
June 9, 2007 Emerson: USDA Rural Development Loan Good News for Dent Co.
June 4, 2007 Letter to State Executive Director Tim Kelley
May 11, 2007 Emerson Votes for Ag Disaster Funding Bill
May 10, 2007 Hearing: Rural Development and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee on Specialty Crops: McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition
Feb. 2, 2007 Letter to Secretary Of Agriculture Mike Johanns
Sept. 30, 2006 Weekly Column (Emerson Radio Address: Sirens to Warn Us)
Sept. 28, 2006 McGovern-Dole International Food And Education And Child Nutrition Program
Sept. 14, 2006 Perryville Suntimes - Emerson endorsed by Missouri Corn Growers Association
July 30, 2006 Event Marks Milestone this Summer
July 8, 2006 Emerson Radio Address: Rice, A Great U.S. Ambassador
July 3, 2006 Emerson On Energy
May 31, 2006 Letter to Deborah P. Majoras, Chairman at the Federal Trade Commission
May 24, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
Dec. 15, 2005 Emerson Ties Food Aid to New Madrid Earthquake Scenario
April 19, 2005 Van Buren Funding Earns Emerson's Praise
April 16, 2005 Emerson Radio Address: A Slow Death for the Death Tax
April 15, 2005 Emerson: Protect Markets for Missouri Rice
April 14, 2005 Washington Co. Funding Earns Emerson's Praise
April 9, 2005 Emerson Radio Address: Filling a 95-Gallom Tank
March 12, 2005 Emerson Radio Address: A Tipping Point for Agriculture
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