Sonny Perdue Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Governor, agriculture commissioner seek disaster declaration from USDARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | WTVM

    Alabama farmers are struggling with the effects of massive rainfall totals this spring, prompting Gov. Kay Ivey to formally request Secretary Sonny Perdue, with the United States Department of Agriculture , to initiate a disaster declaration process within the impacted counties. Farmers were already in desperate need of relief from several weeks of large rainfall totals that had saturated their fields.

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  2. Wheat Growers Urge Administration To Fill USDA Leadership VacanciesRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    ... that will help bring producers out of these tough economic times. "We commend President Trump for nominating Sonny Perdue to Secretary of USDA but now it is time to get his top policy advisors in place. From promoting agriculture production to ...

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  3. UN Ambassador Haley accused of breaking federal law with tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... fill Georgia's 6th District seat, with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue stumping for Republican Karen Handel earlier this month. An invite for that event reportedly didn't mention the title ...

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  4. Watchdog says ex-Gov. Nikki Haley's tweet broke federal law16 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... fill Georgia's 6th District seat, with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue stumping for Republican Karen Handel earlier this month. An invite for that event reportedly didn't mention the title ...

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  5. Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller in his office in Austin, Sept. 14, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    Six months ago, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller was on President Trump's cabinet shortlist. Though Trump ultimately picked former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to be his U.S. agriculture secretary, Miller says he still might be interested in a position in the federal government.

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  6. Rising beef prices are eating into steakhouses' bottom linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | New York Post

    ... Trump - who prefers his steak burned to a crisp and covered in ketchup - tweeted May 12. Agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue said the deal would bring "access to an enormous market." But steak purveyors gripe that it has had the unintended effect of ...

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  7. Ambassador Branstad and Ag Secretary Perdue Promoting Return of U.S. Beef to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Former Iowa governor and current Ambassador to China Terry Branstad will be promoting U.S. beef in Beijing this week. Branstad will travel with U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to mark the return of U.S. beef to China.

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  8. Scoreboard roundup -- 6/26/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    The parents of a Charlotte, North Carolina teenager who disappeared more than a year ago and was found safe and returned home over the weekend are thankin... -- The White House announced that Syria may be planning another chemical weapons attack that "will likely result in the mass murder of civilians." In a statement r... Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will travel to China this week, joining with U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, to formally mark the ret... OMAHA, Neb.

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  9. The 2017 World Food Prize Laureate AnnouncedRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    ... Food Prize Laureate at a ceremony at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Hon. Sonny Perdue gave keynote remarks and applauded the selection. Awarded by the World Food Prize Foundation, the $250,000 prize honors Nigerian ...

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  10. U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop supports suspension of Brazilian beef importsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Walker County Messenger

    ... Perdue for taking decisive action to protect the integrity of our food supply." U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, a former Georgia governor, announced Thursday the suspension of fresh beef from Brazil, citing concerns about the safety of ...

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  11. Roy Exum: The Ghost & The EclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... it was the site of a gargantuan battle where Karen Handel, once Chief Deputy of Staff for former Governor Sonny Perdue and a Republican, squeaked past Democrat Jon Ossoff, a 30-year-old filmmaker, in a special runoff election. It has been certified ...

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  12. Save the Boundary Waters Slams Congressman NolanRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | WDIO

    ... said that the agriculture secretary and the chief of the Forest Service also believe in the study for the ban. "Sonny Perdue gets it. Tom Tidwell gets it. Why don't you get it, Rick Nolan? Why are you hanging out with these right wing ideologues ...

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  13. The United States has banned beef imports from BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... do at USDA, and Brazil has long been one of our partners, my first priority is to protect American consumers," Sonny Perdue, the secretary of agriculture, said in a statement. The agency said it has been inspecting all meet imports from Brazil since ...

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  14. America Bans Imports Of Brazilian Beef After Unsafe Meat FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... of our nation's food supply is one of our critical missions, and it's one we undertake with great seriousness," Sonny Perdue, secretary of agriculture, said in a statement . "Although international trade is an important part of what we do at USDA, ...

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  15. U.S. Bans Imports Of Brazilian Beef Over Safety ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... do at USDA, and Brazil has long been one of our partners, my first priority is to protect American consumers," Sonny Perdue, the secretary of agriculture, said in a statement. The agency said it has been inspecting all meet imports from Brazil since ...

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  16. Perdue meeting on agriculture a prelude to NAFTA renegotiation - Tue, 20 Jun 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue meets Tuesday with his counterparts from Canada and Mexico for what he called candid talks on "irritants" in the three-way trade relationship that will be a prelude to a renegotiation of NAFTA set to begin later this summer. New rules on Canada's dairy-supply system and how Mexico plans to enforce a recently concluded agreement limiting its sugar exports to the U.S. will be among the topics of discussion when Purdue plays host to Canadian Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Mexican Agriculture Secretary Jose Calzada in Savannah, Georgia.

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  17. 4 major trade conflicts the US has with CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... investigation that could block Canadian exports of steel and aluminum. And U.S. agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue last week slammed the Canadians over what he called "unfair and underhanded" measures to restrict imports of U.S. dairy products. The ...

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  18. Dems, GOP brace for nail-biter in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Hill

    ... days of the race, and notably neglected to bring him up while campaigning with Price and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, a former Georgia governor. But that hasn't stopped Trump from weighing in. He tweeted his support for Handel Monday morning ...

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  19. 'Bigger Than The 6th': Voters Head To Polls In Georgia Race That's Turned On TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... embraced him, either. "Some Republicans may even be turned off by our president," Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, a former Georgia governor, said at a rally with Handel and Price over the weekend. "There are really two groups of people out ...

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  20. Op-Ed: Agriculture Giants Merging Could Ruin American FarmersRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    ... sent letters to express their anxiety. Earlier this year, when the Senate held its confirmation hearing for Sonny Perdue to be Secretary of Agriculture, not a single senator raised the matter with him. This month, the Senate is set to vote on ...

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