Search Form
First, enter a politician or zip code
Now, choose a category
 

James Risch's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. Senate (ID) - Jr, Republican
Date Title
June 15, 2017 Risch Honors Gooding Business as June "Small Business of the Month"
June 12, 2017 Risch Applauds End of Ban on U.S. Beef Imports into China
April 5, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald J. Trump - Prioritize Opening Chinese Markets to U.S. Beef
March 21, 2017 Risch Celebrates National Agriculture Day, Highlights Legislative Efforts in Washington
March 21, 2017 Senator Risch Stands up for Idaho Dairy Farmers, Idaho Dairymen's Association Endorses Bill
March 16, 2017 Risch, King Introduce Future Logging Careers Act
March 2, 2017 Crapo, Stabenow Lead Bipartisan Bill Addressing Shortfall of Veterinarians in Rural Areas
Nov. 23, 2015 Risch, Crapo Join Bipartisan Effort to Increase Flexibility For Dairy Sector
Sept. 24, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Press Chinese President on U.S. Agricultural Biotech Approval Delays
March 12, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee's Lean Meat Recommendations
March 12, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee's Lean Meat Recommendations
Feb. 18, 2015 Crapo, Risch: SCRAP Act Will Defund Costly FDA Regulations
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Agriculture
Dec. 11, 2014 La Plaza in Buhl Named Small Business of the Month
Oct. 10, 2014 Risch Named 'Friend of Farm Bureau'
May 22, 2014 Crapo, Risch Laud Committee's Inclusion of Potato Nutrition Language
April 10, 2014 Letter to Secretaries Tom Vilsack, Ernest Moniz, and Gina McCarthy - Calling for USDA, DOE, EPA to Resist Taxing Livestock Emissions
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Nov. 26, 2013 Crapo, Risch Work to Ease Burdens for Farmers
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to the Farm Bill Conference Committee - Pea, Lentil, Bean Focus in New Farm Bill
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to the Farm Bill Conference Committee - Pea, Lentil, Bean Focus in New Farm Bill
June 4, 2013 Senators Want White Potatoes Eligible For Purchase Under WIC
April 23, 2013 Crapo, Risch, Hagan Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Eliminate Unnecessary EPA Regulation on Farmers
Feb. 8, 2013 Crapo and Risch Co-Sponsor Grazing Improvement Act
Jan. 17, 2013 Simpson, Crapo and Risch Ask for Greek Yogurt Inclusion
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
July 27, 2012 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Efforts to Discourage Employees From Eating Meat
June 21, 2012 Risch Laments Senate's Failure to Rein in EPA
May 24, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Fresh Potato Acess
May 15, 2012 Harkin Joins Bipartisan Group of More Than 40 Senators in Urging Floor Action on Farm Bill
April 26, 2012 Crapo, Risch Support Job-Creating Legislation
March 22, 2012 Senators Fight for Family Farms
March 15, 2012 Letter to Hilda Solis, Secretary of Labor
Feb. 10, 2012 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Department of Agriculture and Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador
Oct. 18, 2011 Senate Adopts Potato Amendment
Oct. 17, 2011 Senators Fight to Keep Potatoes in Nutrition Programs
Aug. 4, 2011 Letter to Secretary Vilsack and Ambassador Kirk
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairman Kohl and Ranking Member Blunt
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairman Kohl and Ranking Member Blunt
June 27, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Concerns over the Oil Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Rule
May 26, 2011 Senators Support Lands, Grazing Legislation
March 8, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Japanese Markets
Dec. 21, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, United States Department of Agriculture
Dec. 8, 2010 Senators Want Potatoes on Plate During Mexican Talks
Nov. 1, 2010 Delegation: Keep Potatoes in Nutrition Programs
Sept. 21, 2010 Delegation Wants to Dig Into Science Behind Earthworm Debate
July 30, 2010 Senators Seek Additional Work on Sheep Issues
July 2, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Modify Crop Insurance Proposal
June 7, 2010 Senators: Potatoes Should Be in Federal Program
Skip to top

Help us stay free for all your Fellow Americans

Just $5 from everyone reading this would do it.

Back to top