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Thad Cochran's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Sr, Republican
Date Title
March 6, 2018 Cochran, Wicker Praise USDA Move to Miss. Cotton Producers
Feb. 9, 2018 Cochran Says Cotton Provisions in New Budget Law Will Aid Miss.
Jan. 10, 2018 Cochran, Wicker Confident in Mississippi FSA State Committee Appointees
Nov. 3, 2017 Cochran, Wicker Confident About Farm Service Agency, Rural Development Appointees
Sept. 6, 2017 Cochran, Leahy Renew Push to Expand Farm to School Program
July 27, 2017 Cochran Moves to Include Shrimp in Program to Combat Illegal Seafood Import Activities
July 26, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Sonny Perdue, Secretary of Agriculture - Chinese Poultry Product Ban
July 21, 2017 Cotton Provisions Included in Fy2018 Agriculture Appropriations Bill
July 20, 2017 FY2018 Agriculture Appropriations Bill Gains Committee Approval
July 18, 2017 Letter to President Donald J. Trump - Stabilization for Cotton Farmers
June 15, 2017 Cochran Registers Support For AG Research Programs In 2018 Farm Bill
June 13, 2017 Cochran Welcomes Secretary Perdue's Readiness To "Right-Size" Fy2018 Agriculture Budget
May 12, 2017 Miss. Senators Ask Administration To Add Shrimp To Seafood Import Monitoring Program
Feb. 2, 2017 Cochran Cosponsors Bill to Expand AG Exports to Cuba
Jan. 30, 2017 Cochran Statement Following Meeting With AG Sec Nominee Sonny Perdue
Jan. 18, 2017 Cochran Statement on Nomination of Sonny Perdue for Agriculture Secretary
Nov. 15, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of he United States - Call on China to Prioritize Biotechnology Approvals
Aug. 3, 2016 Cochran, Wicker Urge USDA to Revise SNAP Rule
Aug. 2, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture - Revise SNAP Rule
July 26, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture - National Organic Program
July 11, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Rural Communication Networks
May 25, 2016 Providing for Congressional Disapproval of A Rule Submitted By the Secretary of Agriculture
May 24, 2016 Disapproving A Rule Submitted By The Department Of Labor
May 22, 2016 Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - Our Opinion: Farm Spending Bill Has Much to Help Mississippi
May 11, 2016 Cochran, Wicker: EPA Stalls Decision-Making, Endangers Cotton Crops
May 11, 2016 Delta Farm Press - Mississippi Senators Ask for Action on Transform Section 18 Request
May 10, 2016 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Stalls Decision-Making, Endangers Cotton Crops
April 22, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Defend Agriculture in T-TIP
March 1, 2016 Cochran: New USDA Catfish Inspection Program Begins Today
Feb. 5, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the US Department of Agriculture, and the Honorable Gayle Smith, Administrator of the US Agency for International Development - Urge for Use of American-Grown Rice For Humanitarian Relief
Feb. 4, 2016 Cochran Cosponsors Farm Credit Centennial Resolution
Jan. 20, 2016 Cochran Votes to Advance Child Nutrition Bill
Nov. 17, 2015 Oxford Schools Receive Usda "Farm To School" Grant, Cochran Reports
Nov. 5, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Poultry Producers
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
Sept. 18, 2015 Cochran Votes To Renew Three Agriculture Programs
July 16, 2015 FY2016 Agriculture Appropriations Bill Gets Committee Approval
July 16, 2015 Miss. Agriculture Interests Funded in Senate Appropriations Bill
July 10, 2015 Cochran Watchful of Avian Flue Threat to Poultry Industry, Exports
May 20, 2015 USDA and FDA Know There's No Duplication. Why Don't Catfish Opponents?
May 20, 2015 - Protecting Mississippi Catfish: Bill Could Cut Out Inspections, Wicker and Cochran Say No
May 19, 2015 Cochran and Wicker use Cancer Risk Evidence to Defend Catfish Inspection Program
May 12, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Food Labeling: Nutrtion Labeling of Standard Menu in Items in Restaurants and Similar Retail Food Establishment
April 15, 2015 Cochran Renews Support for Expanded Tax Deduction to Benefit Food Banks
April 6, 2015 Cochran, Wicker to EPA: Pesticide Regulations Require Sound Science
March 20, 2015 Agri-Pulse - USDA to Grant $200 Million for SNAP Recipient Job Training
March 10, 2015 Letter to Todd Jones, Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - Limiting Sporting Ammo
Feb. 26, 2015 Cochran, Leahy Lead on Improving USDA Farm to School Program
Jan. 22, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Help Promote U.S. Rice with Iraq
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