Sonny Perdue Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Wenstrup 'optimistic' on Trump budgetRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney holds a briefing on President Trump's FY2018 proposed budget in the press briefing room at the White House in Washington D.C. on Tuesday. REUTERS Jim Bourg "And also, let me remind you, [Agriculture] Secretary [Sonny] Perdue mentioned that it was a program that was working, why fix it if it's not broken, and he appeared to not be aware that you all were going to recommend these cuts", Lee added.

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  2. Republican says Trump's budget presumes 'Goldilocks' economyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... special education and academic and other standards for private schools that use vouchers. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending the Trump administration's proposal to cut $191 billion from food stamps over the next 10 years. At a House ...

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  3. Sonny Perdue defends budget's food stamp cuts to angry DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending the Trump administration's proposal to cut $191 billion from food stamps over the next 10 years.

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  4. USDA budget breakdown: FSIS fully funded for FY2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | National Provisioner

    ... and I certainly had revenue estimates that I didn't prefer. But we did whatever it took," said USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue in a phone conference held on Tuesday, May 23. "I think that really comes from my growing up on a farm. I've known the thrill ...

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  5. Ag Sec'y Purdue's Comments On Proposed Budget CutsRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    AG SEC'Y PURDUE'S COMMENTS ON PROPOSED BUDGET CUTS May 24, 2017 Source: USDA news release Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today issued the following statement on the proposed FY 2018 budget: "President Trump promised he would realign government spending, attempt to eliminate duplication or redundancy, and see that all government agencies are efficiently delivering services to the taxpayers of America. And that's exactly what we are going to do at the U.S. Department of Agriculture .

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  6. Food stamps a casualty of President Trumpa s proposed budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    ... at a rate higher than the national average, 18 chose Trump over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. USDA Sec. Sonny Perdue said just last week that he did not think the administration planned any changes to the SNAP program. "As far as I'm concerned ...

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  7. USDA staffing faces steep cuts under Trump budget proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Tuesday. "I don't think there's any reason to try to sugarcoat this," U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said during a conference call with reporters to discuss Trump's $4.1 trillion "New Foundation for American Greatness" budget ...

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  8. Food stamps under fire in $4.1tr budget dismissed as non-starter on both sides of the aisleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | FoodNavigator

    Budget proposals unveiled by the Trump administration this week include a $193bn cut to food stamps over the next 10 years - slashing SNAP's budget by almost a quarter - and limits on farm subsidies. The proposals were unveiled days after agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue told the House Agriculture Committee that there were " no proposed changes " to SNAP, adding: " You don't try to fix things that aren't broken."

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  9. Trump's proposed 2018 budget cuts staff, crop insurance, food aidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Southwest Farm Press

    ... And that's exactly what we are going to do at the U.S. Department of Agriculture," Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said in a statement. Perdue, who was governor of Georgia from 2003 to 2011, not the best economic times, said he did what needed to ...

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  10. Sonny Perdue sworn in as 31st U.S. Secretary of AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Story Submitted Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture by fellow Georgian and Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Clarence Thomas in a brief ceremony on April 25 at the Supreme Court building.

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  11. NAFTA back to the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | American Thinker

    ... the leaders of Canada and Mexico, the other parties to the deal, called and asked him to renegotiate instead. Sonny Perdue, his secretary of agriculture, also presented Mr. Trump with a map illustrating the potential negative consequences for ...

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  12. Trump regime sends mixed messages on food stamp cuts, but the smart money is always on evilRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Daily Kos

    Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... Republicans in Congress have been aiming to slash food stamps for years, and Donald Trump has seemed to be on board. So this was a little bit of a surprise: "As far as I'm concerned we have no proposed changes" to the food stamps program, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue told congressmen last Wednesday.

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  13. White House Starts The Clock On NAFTA RenegotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... A few days before Trump switched course on NAFTA, several Trump advisors, including Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, showed the president a map of all the rural, farm counties that benefit from NAFTA and ...

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  14. Logan County FSA May UpdateRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... the crop was intended to be planted by providing the FSA office evidence such as seed tickets and receipts. Sonny Perdue Sworn in as 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture by fellow ...

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  15. Chaffetz questions whether Comey memos are 'actually there'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a ... U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) will welcome Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue to her family ranch in Cherry County, Nebraska, on Saturday, May 20. Senator Fischer an... The Nebraska baseball team (32-17-1, ...

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  16. Fight breaks out at Tennessee high school graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A handful of adults in the audience of a high school graduation in Tennessee temporarily stole the spotlight from the students on Tuesday.Graduating seniors... -- President Donald Trump will not use his overseas trip to make an announcement that the United States Embassy in Israel is moving from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a ... Washington, D.C. - Today, House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway welcomed newly-confirmed U.S. Department of Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue to... The Axtell Girls track team will be well represented at the state meet this weekend in Omaha.

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  17. President Trump's schedule for his first foreign tripRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Meteorologi... -- A handful of adults in the audience of a high school graduation in Tennessee temporarily stole the spotlight from the students on Tuesday.Graduating seniors... -- The U.S. will continue to abide by the agreements in the Iran nuclear deal, or the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, despite President Trump's stated disappr... Washington, D.C. - Today, House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway welcomed newly-confirmed U.S. Department of Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue to... Scottsbluff, Gering, and Alliance will all be represented well at this week's girls state tennis tournament.

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  18. Key Trump Official Signals Strong Support For Food StampsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Switched

    ... has no interest in making drastic changes to the program. "It's been a very important, effective program," Sonny Perdue told the House agriculture committee during a hearing. The USDA administers the food stamp program. "As far as I'm concerned we ...

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  19. Arkansas floods: Governor requests rent aid for people forced from homesRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Fox News

    ... also requested leniency on federal rules surrounding the planting of rice in a letter to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on May 12.

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  20. Weekly 5: Recreational boating contributes $10 billion to Canada's economyRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Boating Industry

    ... the future of the Renewable Fuel Standard and President Donald Trump's commitment to support the industry, Sonny Perdue, recently confirmed as the U.S. secretary of agriculture, told an Iowa crowd last week, the Quad City Times reported . "Did you ...

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