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Ron Kind's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Ronald 'Ron' James Kind
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tawni; 2 Children: Johnny, Matthew
Birth Date: 03/16/1963
Birth Place: La Crosse, WI
Home City: La Crosse, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Helping Family Farmers
Issue Position: Outdoors
June 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Community Banking Leadership at the Federal Reserve
June 6, 2014 Rep. Kind Returns to Taxpayers $56,460 from Annual Office Budget
May 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
April 21, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership
April 4, 2014 Rep. Ron Kind Commends Senators for Crop Insurance Reform Bill, Vows to Continue Pushing for Reform in House
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
Feb. 9, 2014 Farm Bill Fails to Provide Meaningful Reform
Feb. 7, 2014 Rep. Ron Kind Applauds Organic Farming Provisions in Farm Bill
Jan. 29, 2014 Rep. Ron Kind Slams Farm Bill's Lack of Meaningful Reform
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Eric Cantor, House of Representatives Majority Leader - Keep Farm Bill Loopholes Closed
Nov. 18, 2013 Newletter - Ron Kind
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Crop Insurance Payments
Nov. 8, 2013 Reps. Kind, Blumenauer, Petri, DeLauro and Sen. Flake: Outrageous Farm Payments to Billionaires Highlight Urgent Need to Reform Ag Policy
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
July 12, 2013 Senators Stabenow, Thune, Representatives Nunes, Kind Introduce Bipartisan Agriculture Research Bill to Spur Innovation, Strengthen American Agriculture
June 20, 2013 Rep. Ron Kind Statement on the House's Rejection of the Farm Bill
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
May 15, 2013 Reps. Ron Kind and Tom Petri Introduce the Assisting Family Farmers through Insurance Reform Measures (AFFIRM) Act to Reform U.S. Crop Insurance Policies
May 9, 2013 Rep. Ron Kind Introduces the Balancing Act, Reforming Conservation Efforts in the Farm Bill
May 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Frank Lucas and Ranking Member Collin Peterson - Farm Bill
Sept. 27, 2012 Stop $5 Billion in Farm Checks
Sept. 14, 2012 We Need a Farm Bill
Sept. 14, 2012 Kind Calls for Farm Bill Action
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Speaker Boehner
Aug. 2, 2012 Kind Pushes Real Cuts, Calls for Five Year Farm Bill
April 27, 2012 Kind Applauds Administration's Dismissal of Proposed Child Labor in Agriculture Rule
April 27, 2012 Senate Farm Bill Continues Brazil Cotton Payout
April 26, 2012 Kind Criticizes Conservation Cuts in Senate Farm Bill
April 26, 2012 Senate Farm Bill Falls Short
Feb. 1, 2012 Kind Applauds Reversal of Proposed Child Labor in Agriculture Rule
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairwoman Murray and Chairman Hensarling
Nov. 3, 2011 27 Members Advise Super Committee to Avoid Secret Farm Bill
Oct. 31, 2011 Healthy Food from Farm to School
Sept. 16, 2011 Agricultural Research Tax Relief Bill Introduced
June 25, 2011 Standing Up for Wisconsin Farmers
June 24, 2011 Epressing Disappointment with the Deep Cuts to Conservation in the Agricultural Appropriations Bill
June 16, 2011 Missed Opportunities for Commonsense Cuts
June 16, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
April 7, 2011 Kind to Host Small Business Panels with Experts, Provides Resources for Growth in Tough Economy
March 15, 2011 Family Farmers Have Earned our Thanks
March 10, 2011 Deficit Reduction - Step 3: Ending Taxpayer Subsidies to Large Agribusiness
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 7, 2010 Healthy, Hunger-free Kids Act of 2010
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Collin Peterson, Chairman, U.S. House of Representatives; and Frank Lucas, Ranking Member, U.S. House of Representatives
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