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The Advocate
Louisiana Senate OKs sale of raw milkindustry for a time. That would have adverse effects on the guys who made their
Louisiana Senate OKs sale of raw milk
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
industry for a time. That would have adverse effects on the guys who made their living for generations producing milk.” Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Francis Thompson, D-Delhi, opposed the legislation because he felt the bill didn’t... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Poe’s position on coconut levy stirs up hornet’s nesttime in the remaining two months of the Aquino administration to pass the legis
Poe’s position on coconut levy stirs up hornet’s nest
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
time in the remaining two months of the Aquino administration to pass the legislation. Sen. Cynthia Villar, chair of the Senate agriculture committee, is cautiously sanguine. When Congress opens in May, she told the Inquirer, the bill will be... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to clean gov’t from top-to-bottom if electedfor the agency to gather more evidence against the latter’s P7 billion-a-year r
Duterte to clean gov’t from top-to-bottom if elected
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
for the agency to gather more evidence against the latter’s P7 billion-a-year rice smuggling racket. Duterte faced the Senate Agriculture Committee last year to state that Bangayan is David Tan, the suspected rice smuggler whose name kept... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte vows to clean gov’t from top-to-bottom if electedmore evidence against the latter’s PHP7 billion-a-year rice smuggling racket.
Duterte vows to clean gov’t from top-to-bottom if elected
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
more evidence against the latter’s PHP7 billion-a-year rice smuggling racket. It can be recalled that Duterte faced the Senate agriculture committee last year to confirm that Bangayan is the big-time rice smuggler David Tan, after the latter’s... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Commodities Mark Passes CommitteeThe Senate Agriculture Committee passed Chairman Pat Roberts' Mark to reauthori
Commodities Mark Passes Committee
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 15 days ago
The Senate Agriculture Committee passed Chairman Pat Roberts' Mark to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). It passed in a 11-9 vote on party lines and was supported by many national and state ag groups. Some of the additions... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad on the Senate Agriculture Committee’s Passage of Legislation to Reauthorize the CFTC April 14, 2016 I would like to thank the Senate Agriculture Committee member
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad on the Senate Agriculture Committee’s Passage of Legislation to Reauthorize the CFTC
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 18 days ago
April 14, 2016 I would like to thank the Senate Agriculture Committee members and staff for their work on reauthorization.... Read more
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The Hill
Only positives for reduced sodium intakeconsidering legislation to reauthorize child nutrition programs, including nutr
Only positives for reduced sodium intake
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
considering legislation to reauthorize child nutrition programs, including nutrition standards for school meals. The Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee’s bill takes a measured, bipartisan approach, addressing children’s... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Farmers ask state to extend slaughter lawMarch 30 with a group of other young farmers to meet privately with legislators
Farmers ask state to extend slaughter law
The Addison County Independent / Posted 21 days ago
March 30 with a group of other young farmers to meet privately with legislators and provide testimony before the House and Senate agriculture committees. Over 40 participating farmers shared the unique challenges they face, and called on... Read more
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The Hill
Puerto Rico, budget top House agendaareas, 10 a.m. Senate Budget Committee: Hearing to examine budgeting for outco
Puerto Rico, budget top House agenda
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
areas, 10 a.m. Senate Budget Committee: Hearing to examine budgeting for outcomes to maximize taxpayer value, 10:30 a.m. Senate Agriculture Committee: Hearing on "Energy and the Rural Economy: The Impacts of Oil and Gas Production," 10... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Moran proud of small-town rootsstate, he said. He wants to make sure he always has the best interests of Kansa
Moran proud of small-town roots
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
state, he said. He wants to make sure he always has the best interests of Kansans in mind. Moran serves as chairman of the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee and has been a trusted champion of Kansas farmers and ranchers, organization... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Gun Shop Project first step in suicide preventionwould drop, that scenario is sufficiently far-fetched as to be irrelevant. Sen
Gun Shop Project first step in suicide prevention
Aspen Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
would drop, that scenario is sufficiently far-fetched as to be irrelevant. Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg, R-Sterling, chairs the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee, and has long worried that allowing homeowners two 55-gallon... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
C.O. Veterans Ranch founder testifies on Capitol Hillspeaks at invitation of Sen. Jeff Merkley A Central Oregon rancher and veteran
C.O. Veterans Ranch founder testifies on Capitol Hill
KTVZ Bend / Posted 27 days ago
speaks at invitation of Sen. Jeff Merkley A Central Oregon rancher and veterans advocate testified Tuesday before the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee after Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., invited her to share her story and serve as a... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Energy: EPA has big plans in Obama's final stretchat the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on President Obama's 2017
Overnight Energy: EPA has big plans in Obama's final stretch
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
at the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on President Obama's 2017 budget request. ON TAP WEDNESDAY II: The Senate Agriculture Committee will hold a hearing on the Department of Agriculture's rural development programs. Monte Shaw,... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Amendments to budget fall shortto block city folk from using rain barrels to collect rainwater that runs off t
Amendments to budget fall short
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
to block city folk from using rain barrels to collect rainwater that runs off their roofs. Sonnenberg, who chairs the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee, allowed House Bill 16-1005 to come up for a vote on Wednesday.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
China’s most aggressive dealmaker started at home, now reaches overseasyou will be the acquirer, rather than the target, in these mergers.” In a poss
China’s most aggressive dealmaker started at home, now reaches overseas
The Seattle Times / Posted 28 days ago
you will be the acquirer, rather than the target, in these mergers.” In a possible hurdle to the deal, members of the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee called for a review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States. Led by the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
State budget moving forward in Colorado General Assemblyto block city folk from using rain barrels to collect rainwater that runs off t
State budget moving forward in Colorado General Assembly
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 30 days ago
to block city folk from using rain barrels to collect rainwater that runs off their roofs. Sonnenberg, who chairs the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee, allowed House Bill 16-1005 to come up for a vote on Wednesday.... Read more
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Denver Post
Wasting Colorado's money on EPA's Clean Power Planin and exercise responsible oversight over a rogue agency being allowed to foll
Wasting Colorado's money on EPA's Clean Power Plan
Denver Post / Posted a month ago
in and exercise responsible oversight over a rogue agency being allowed to follow in the footsteps of a federal rogue agency, the EPA. Colorado Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg represents Senate District 1 and is chairman of the Senate Agriculture Comm... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Senate gives initial OK to rain barrelson the floor of the Senate, Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg, R-Sterling, expressed his op
Senate gives initial OK to rain barrels
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
on the floor of the Senate, Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg, R-Sterling, expressed his opposition to the measure when it cleared the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources & Energy Committee on Wednesday. “My concern here is that if indeed we have rain... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Colorado rain-barrel bill back on track, advances to SenateThe state Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee on Wednesd
Colorado rain-barrel bill back on track, advances to Senate
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
The state Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee on Wednesday advanced a bill making it clear that household rain barrels are legal under Colorado water law. Committee chairman Jerry Sonnenberg, a Republican from Sterling, had... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
March 31, 2016keep fossil fuels in the ground and the likelihood that HB16-1004, which was to
March 31, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
keep fossil fuels in the ground and the likelihood that HB16-1004, which was to be voted on March 30 in the Colorado State Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy Committee, will not be passed on to the full Senate for a vote. This bill... Read more

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