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Chris Coons' Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Jr, Democratic
Date Title
May 30, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump - Concerns over Cuts to Rural Development
May 10, 2017 New York Times - A Better Way to Help the World
May 9, 2017 Letter to Chairmen John Hoeven and Thad Cochran, Ranking Members Jeff Merkley and Patrick Leahy - Call for Farm Service Agency Loan Funding
April 28, 2017 Letter to the Hon. George "Sonny" Perdue, United States Department of Agriculture - Funding for USDA Programs
April 17, 2017 Corker, Coons Visit World's Largest Refugee Camp to Get a Firsthand Look at Global Food Crisis
Jan. 30, 2017 Gardner Joins Bill to Protect Family Farms
Nov. 15, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of he United States - Call on China to Prioritize Biotechnology Approvals
July 7, 2016 Senators Coons, Corker: House Passage of Global Food Security Act Marks Further Progress in U.S. Global Food Aid Reform
May 19, 2016 Senator Coons' Agriculture and Rural Development Priorities Included in Annual Appropriations Bill
April 21, 2016 Coons, Corker Praise Progress in Reform of U.S. Global Food Aid
April 20, 2016 Corker, Coons Praise Progress in Reform of U.S. Global Food Aid
Jan. 7, 2016 Coons, Isakson Applaud South Africa's Decision to Resume Import of U.S. Poultry
Dec. 3, 2015 Supporting the Coffee Farmers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Oct. 19, 2015 Senators Carper, Coons, Isakson Concerned with South Africa's Failure to Meet Key Deadline for Resuming Import of U.S. Poultry, Urge Immediate Action
Sept. 24, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Press Chinese President on U.S. Agricultural Biotech Approval Delays
Sept. 23, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Press Chinese on U.S. Agricultural Biotech Approval Delays
Aug. 24, 2015 Letter to Dr. Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administrator - Help Small Farmers Comply with New Food Safety Law
July 27, 2015 Sen. Coons applauds Agriculture Sec. Vilsack's call for avian flu insurance program for poultry farmers
June 8, 2015 South Africa agrees to end tariffs on Delaware poultry
April 24, 2015 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Updated Guidance to Pregnant Women on Seafood Consumption
March 27, 2015 Bipartisan Amendment to Support the Treatment and Prevention of Agriculture Virus Outbreaks Approved by Senate
March 27, 2015 Bipartisan Amendment to Support the Treatment and Prevention of Agriculture Virus Outbreaks Approved by Senate
March 26, 2015 Sens. Carper, Boozman, Coons & Cotton File Amendment to Support the Treatment and Prevention of Agriculture Virus Outbreaks
March 25, 2015 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016 -- Continued
Feb. 13, 2015 Corker, Coons Reintroduce Food for Peace Reform Act of 2015
Jan. 27, 2015 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - South Africa Must Drop Its Duties on U.S. Chicken
Dec. 17, 2014 Statement of Senator Coons on resignation of USAID head Raj Shah
Dec. 10, 2014 Letter to Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa - Drop Ban on U.S. Poultry
Dec. 4, 2014 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announces USDA Grant to Colonial School District to Connect Local Students and Farmers
Dec. 4, 2014 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announces USDA Grant to Colonial School District to Connect Local Students and Farmers
Oct. 14, 2014 Senator Coons Praises WTO Ruling in Favor of U.S. Poultry
Sept. 19, 2014 Casey, Johanns, Coons, Isakson, Cardin, and Boozman Introduce Global Food Security Bill to Combat Hunger, Malnutrition, and Bolster U.S. Security
Sept. 8, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Restore the Flow of U.S. Agriculture Exports to China
June 3, 2014 Senator Coons Introduces Bill to Reform and Modernize America's Food Aid Program
May 22, 2014 Senator Coons' Agriculture Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
Feb. 4, 2014 Senate approves bipartisan farm bill to support Delaware agriculture jobs
Feb. 3, 2014 Senate Advances Farm Bill Agreement
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Open Markets for US Poultry Exports
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Senate Farm Bill Conferee - Include Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Language in 2013 Farm Bill
July 5, 2013 Carper, Coons, Carney Praise WTO Decision that Chinese Poultry Barriers are Unfair
June 12, 2013 The Farm Bill
May 10, 2013 Senators Carper, Coons Introduce Bill to Help Delaware's Small Breweries Grow
May 10, 2013 Cardin, Collins Lead Senate In Brewing Up Jobs By Stimulating The American Craft Beer Industry
April 25, 2013 Senator Coons Stresses Importance of Rural Economy at Summit in Washington
April 23, 2013 Senators Carper, Coons Sponsor Bipartisan Bill to Eliminate Unnecessary EPA Regulation on Delaware Farmers
April 15, 2013 Senator Coons Tells Delaware Anti-Hunger Coalition About Commitment to Protecting Federal Funding for Hunger Programs
March 20, 2013 Senate Passes Senator Coons' Amendment to Prevent Furloughs of Food Inspectors
March 20, 2013 Senate Unanimously Passes Pryor/Blunt/Coons Amendment To Protect Private Sector Jobs, Avoid Sequester Furloughs For Food Inspectors
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