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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
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
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
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. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
Oct. 4, 2012 The Huffington Post - What the World's Hungry Would Have Liked to Hear Last Night
Dec. 2, 2011 Reps. Richmond, Chu, Honda, Green: Make GCCF Changes Retroactive
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
Feb. 2, 2010 Honoring Greg Van Wassenhove, Santa Clara County Agricultural Commissioner And Sealer
June 19, 2007 Representatives Solis and Lee Lead Effort to Support Healthy Foods in the 2007 Farm Bill
April 7, 2006 Remarks by Rep. Mike Honda for the International Conference on Renewable Energy for Developing Countries
Oct. 19, 2005 Personal Responsibility in Food Consumption Act of 2005
July 29, 2005 Honda Bill Seeks to Prevent Child Death from Choking
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