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Mark Pocan's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 2, Democratic
Date Title
April 26, 2017 Letter to Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Level Playing Field for U.S. Dairy Products
April 12, 2017 Letter to Acting Commerce Secretary Ross, Acting Trade Representative Vaughn, and Acting Secretary Young - American Milk Exports
April 3, 2017 Letter to John Culberson, House Chairman on the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, and Jose Serrano, Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies - National Sea Grant College Program
Feb. 14, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump - Regarding Animal Welfare Transparency
Dec. 1, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Dr. Cathie Woteki, Under Secretary for Research, Education, and Economics - Call for Support for the U.S. Brewing Industry
Nov. 4, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Hal Rodgers and Nita Lowey, Chairman and Ranking Member, House Appropriations Committee and the Hon. Bob Aderholt and Sam Farr, Chairman and Ranking Member, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies - Requesting Assistance for Dairy Farmers
Oct. 27, 2016 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Louis J. Milione, Deputy Assistant Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Agency, and Leslie Kux, Associate Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Call to Address Provisions of the "Statement of Principles on Industrial Hemp"
Oct. 13, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of Office Management and Budget - Urging Support For USDA's Efforts To Ramp Up Help To Struggling Dairy Farmers
July 28, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Request for Market-Balancing Help For Struggling Dairy Farmers
March 21, 2016 Letter to Governor Walker - Call on Governor Walker to Immediately Restore Food Assistance to Thousands of Wisconsinites
March 11, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Robert M. Califf - Backing Real Maple Syrup
Feb. 23, 2016 Letter to Dr. Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Swift FDA Action to Reduce Birth Defects in the Hispanic Community
Jan. 6, 2016 Searching for and Cutting Regulations That Are Unnecessarily Burdensome Act of 2015
Dec. 8, 2015 Letter to Michael Taylor. FDA Deputy Commissioner - New Cheese Standard That Could Harm Connecticut Dairy Farms
Nov. 20, 2015 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Industrial Hemp
Nov. 4, 2015 Pocan Calls Oscar Mayer Factory Closing a Devastating Blow to Workers and Their Families
Oct. 14, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Hal Rogers, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations - End to Government Sponsored Animal Abuse
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Agriculture
Sept. 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the House, and Candice Miller, Chairman of the Committee on House Administration - Banning Polystyrene from House Cafeterias
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
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
April 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Closing Local Farm Service Agency Offices
April 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Sens. King, Collins & Reps. Michaud, Pingree Fight USDA Plan to End Valuable Resource for Maine Farmers
March 27, 2014 #TruthInTrade Day 9: Trade Agreements Could Trump Domestic "Buy American" Laws
March 26, 2014 #TruthInTrade Day 8: Trade Agreements Make it Harder to Know if You Are Eating Genetically Engineered Food
March 17, 2014 #TruthInTrade Day 1: Big Tobacco Uses Bad Trade Laws to Fight Anti-Smoking Protections
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Jan. 16, 2014 Safe Climate Caucus
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Mark Pryor, Roy Blunt, Robert Aderholt, and Sam Farr - Unsafe Chinese Chicken
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, Department of Agriculture - Grain and Protein Limits for Meals Provided in Schools
Dec. 9, 2013 Pocan Calls on Congress to Prevent Price of Milk from Doubling
Dec. 9, 2013 Pocan Calls on Congress to Prevent Price of Milk from Doubling
Oct. 31, 2013 Pocan Sponsors Bill to Prevent Food Stamp Cuts Beginning November 1st
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbit Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Allow Institutions of Higher Education to be able to Grow and Cultivate Hemp for Research Purposes
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
May 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Frank Lucas and Ranking Member Collin Peterson - Farm Bill
May 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Frank Lucas and Ranking Member Collin Peterson - Farm Bill
March 11, 2013 Letter to Ambassador of U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk and Secretary of U.S. Department of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack - Roadblocks for Dairy Sector
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