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Jefferson City News Tribune
Roberts, McCaskill discuss protecting nation’s food supplyhelp with the effort. President Donald Trump in June signed a bill co-sponsore
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
help with the effort. President Donald Trump in June signed a bill co-sponsored by McCaskill and Roberts, chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee, that requires the Department of Homeland Security to coordinate the efforts. William Bryan,... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Roberts and McCaskill discuss protecting nation's food supplyfood supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
food supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any imminent threat. But Roberts, who leads the Senate Agriculture Committee, says the nation and media's focus often shifts to other problems and it's important to "ramp... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sen. Pat Roberts, Sen. Claire McCaskill discuss protecting nation’s food supplyfood supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
food supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any imminent threat. But Roberts, who leads the Senate Agriculture Committee, says the nation and media’s focus often shifts to other problems and it’s important to “ramp... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Roberts, McCaskill discuss protecting nation's food supplyfood supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
food supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any imminent threat. But Roberts, who leads the Senate Agriculture Committee, says the nation and media's focus often shifts to other problems and it's important to "ramp... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Roberts, McCaskill discuss protecting nation's food supplyfood supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
food supply is still the safest in the world and they were not reacting to any imminent threat. But Roberts, who leads the Senate Agriculture Committee, says the nation and media's focus often shifts to other problems and it's important to "ramp... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts attends Great Bend Chamber Coffeecrowd gathered at the weekly coffee hour organized by the Great Bend Chamber of
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
crowd gathered at the weekly coffee hour organized by the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce. Roberts, who chairs the Senate Agriculture Committee, spoke about his optimism for a timely completion of the 2018 Farm Bill. He also took a few... Read more
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Rappler
Pangilinan warns vs fowl profiteers amid bird flu outbreakof the virus and to prevent it from taking people’s lives and more livelihood,"
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
of the virus and to prevent it from taking people’s lives and more livelihood," he added. Pangilan was former chair of the Senate agriculture committee. He also served the Aquino administration as its presidential assistant for food security and... Read more
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Sun Star
Nutrition scholars want villages free of malnutritionSoccksargen, Caraga and Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao. The conference w
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
Soccksargen, Caraga and Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao. The conference was also graced by Senator Cynthia Villar, Senate agriculture and food committee chair, as the guest of honor. Flores said that the conference is geared to unify the... Read more
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Rappler
Probe on alleged resurgence of garlic cartel launchedinto garlic industry," PCC Chairman Arsenio Balisacan told reporters on Tuesday
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
into garlic industry," PCC Chairman Arsenio Balisacan told reporters on Tuesday, August 8. Villar is the chairperson of Senate agriculture and food committee. This announcement coincided with the lapse of the two-year transitory period for the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Senate confirms Trump choice to head commodity agencyof the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behn
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
of the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behnam, a Democrat, is senior counsel to the Senate Agriculture Committee. Trump has pushed for the easing or elimination of many of the stricter financial rules that... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Senate confirms Trump choice to head commodity agencyof the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behn
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
of the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behnam, a Democrat, is senior counsel to the Senate Agriculture Committee. Trump has pushed for the easing or elimination of many of the stricter financial rules that... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Senate confirms Trump choice to head commodity agencyof the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behn
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 days ago
of the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behnam, a Democrat, is senior counsel to the Senate Agriculture Committee. Trump has pushed for the easing or elimination of many of the stricter financial rules that... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Senate confirms Trump choice to head commodity agencyof the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behn
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
of the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behnam, a Democrat, is senior counsel to the Senate Agriculture Committee. Trump has pushed for the easing or elimination of many of the stricter financial rules that... Read more
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The News-Times
Senate confirms Trump choice to head commodity agencyof the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behn
The News-Times / Posted 17 days ago
of the five-member CFTC. Quintenz, a Republican, is an investment manager. Behnam, a Democrat, is senior counsel to the Senate Agriculture Committee. Trump has pushed for the easing or elimination of many of the stricter financial rules that... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Pates: Trump's proposed agriculture budget could spell problems...Department of Agriculture laboratories, including in Morris, Minn., Brookings,
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
Department of Agriculture laboratories, including in Morris, Minn., Brookings, S.D., and Miles City, Mont.) The House and Senate agriculture committees are dominated by Republicans, and many of them from the Midwest. It is important for farmers to... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Clemens ready to process pork soonand 7th District Congressman Tim Walberg. “One out of four jobs in Michigan is
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
and 7th District Congressman Tim Walberg. “One out of four jobs in Michigan is in agriculture,” Stabenow, who is on the Senate Agriculture committee, pointed out. “The bottom line, this is about jobs.” “What an ag state we are,” Gov. Snyder... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Newport farmer testifies in D.C.WASHINGTON -- Jennifer James, a fourth generation rice farmer from Newport, tes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Jennifer James, a fourth generation rice farmer from Newport, testified before the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee this week, telling lawmakers about some of the challenges her industry faces. The hearing was titled: "Commodities,... Read more
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Reuters
CFTC commissioner nominees pledge to complete position limit rulesFutures Trading Commission, Republicans Dawn Stump and Brian Quintenz, and Demo
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
Futures Trading Commission, Republicans Dawn Stump and Brian Quintenz, and Democrat Rostin "Russ" Behnam, told the Senate Agriculture Committee during their confirmation hearing that they are committed to working to craft a final "position... Read more
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Al.com
Luther Strange focusing on farms as Senate campaign heats upon agriculture-related issues. He has pointed out that he's the "first senator
Al.com / Posted 30 days ago
on agriculture-related issues. He has pointed out that he's the "first senator from Alabama in over 20 years" to sit on the Senate Agriculture Committee. Strange met with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt earlier this... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Then were was one: Wall St. regulatory panel soon down to sole board membernow, Trump has nominated two Republicans, Dawn Stump and Brian Quintenz, to fil
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted a month ago
now, Trump has nominated two Republicans, Dawn Stump and Brian Quintenz, to fill positions on the commission, but the Senate Agriculture Committee has yet to schedule nomination hearings. And even if they were approved, the CFTC would still... Read more

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