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Bobby Scott's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Robert 'Bobby' C. Scott
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 04/30/1947
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Newport News, VA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Jan. 29, 2014 Scott Supports Farm Bill Compromise
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Tobacco Payments and the Sequester
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
Nov. 17, 2011 Scott Statement on FY 2012 Agriculture Appropriations Act
Oct. 28, 2011 Scott Statement on the U.S. District Court Court's Approval of the Settlement of the Black Farmers Lawsuit
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
Nov. 30, 2010 Scott Votes in Favor of Pigford Bill - Now Goes to Obama for Signature
Nov. 30, 2010 Claims Resolution Act of 2010
Nov. 19, 2010 Scott Applauds Senate Action on Pigford Settlement
Feb. 18, 2010 Scott Statement On The Settlement In The Black Farmers Lawsuit Against USDA
May 15, 2008 Rep. Scott Backs New Farm Bill
Oct. 5, 2007 Letter to the President of the United States, George W. Bush
July 27, 2007 Rep. Scott Lauds Black Farmer Provisions in the Farm Bill
March 29, 2007 Rep. Scott Advances Federal Support for the Chesapeake Bay
Feb. 8, 2007 Rep. Scott Leads House and Senate Lawmakers with Legislation to Assist Black Farmers
Feb. 7, 2007 Statement of Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott on the Reintroduction of Legislation to Remedy Discrimination Against Black Farmers by the Department
Dec. 8, 2006 Suspension Of Limitation On Period For Which Borrowers Are Eligible For Guaranteed
Oct. 19, 2005 Personal Responsibility in Food Consumption Act of 2005 (1)
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