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  1. The Canadian farmera s best friendRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | The Western Producer

    ... influencing its politicians, because it was more evenly divided. The change now is obvious with the action of Sonny Perdue, in his second day in office as the new U.S. Agriculture Secretary, in running over to the White House to help convince Trump ...

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  2. Founder of The Elder & Disability Law Firm, Victoria L. Collier, on Va a&a PensionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | PR Log

    DECATUR, Ga. - May 3, 2017 - PRLog -- Certified Elder Care Attorney, Victoria Collier reviews the proposed impending changes to the VA Aid & Attendance pension that will negatively affect many seniors and encourages planning now before the changes go into effect.

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  3. USDA shifts Obama-era school lunch guidelinesRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue signed a proclamation Monday that relaxes standards for the upcoming school year in three key areas: whole grains, salt and milk. Specifically, states will be able to grant exemptions to schools experiencing hardship in meeting the 100% whole-grain-rich standard although, even with the changes, at least half of the grains offered in schools must be whole grains.

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  4. the Memo: Trump seeks to wipe away the Obama brandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Hill

    The push encompasses everything from the attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act to unwinding smaller initiatives that are primarily identified with former first lady Michelle Obama THE MEMO: Trump seeks to wipe away the Obama brand Stealth repeal: Trump's strategy to roll back regulations through delay WH denies it's ending Michelle Obama's 'Let Girls Learn' program MORE Sonny Perdue, the former Georgia governor who is now Agriculture secretary, announced he would relax some of the rules that had been placed around federally funded school lunch programs. Those rules were part of a broader effort spearheaded by Michelle Obama to combat childhood obesity.

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  5. India toughens stand against 'dastardly act', Pakistan in denialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... body of a soldier, Sepoy Bhausaheb Talekar. Even if they have little faith in Trump's decision, they stand with Sonny Perdue , a possible "Messiah" for their problems. Sonny Perdue was confirmed on Monday as the Trump administration's new ...

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  6. Trudeau's reward for courting Trump is a tradeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | York Dispatch

    ... Trump signs the Executive Order Promoting Agriculture and Rural Prosperity in America as agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue looks on during a roundtable with farmers on Tuesday at the White House. OTTAWA, Ontario - Justin Trudeau has always played ...

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  7. South Dakota U.S. senators praise Perdue as Ag SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    South Dakota's U.S. senators are praising the Senate's confirmation of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary. Perdue has assured nervous farm-state senators that he'll advocate for rural America, even as President Donald Trump's administration has proposed deep cuts to some farm programs.

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  8. Sonny Perdue sworn in as U.S. agriculture secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Catoosa County News

    Sonny Perdue, with his wife, Mary, looking on, is sworn in as the U.S. secretary of agriculture Tuesday morning by U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas.

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  9. Trump touts executive orders he once lambastedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | SFGate

    ... Trump signs the Executive Order Promoting Agriculture and Rural Prosperity in America as agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue looks on during a roundtable with farmers on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, ...

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  10. Trump Waves Pen, Piece Of Paper At Rural AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Switched

    ... Agriculture Department, which was the last executive branch agency to get a Cabinet secretary nomination, with Sonny Perdue getting sworn in earlier on Tuesday. Johnathan Hladik, policy director at the Center for Rural Affairs, a rural advocacy ...

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  11. Pence Assures Australia US Will Honor Refugee DealRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... He backs the European Union and promotes tolerance toward minorities while acting against radicalization. Sonny Perdue , with his wife Mary Perdue, takes the oath of office administered by Associate Justice Clarence Thomas in the U.S. David Perdue ...

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  12. Fans' reaction to Hillary Scott's LaBellum fashions? We "Need You Now"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... not stand for' Canadian dairy trade policies that hurt American dairy farm exports,... Today, shortly after Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the U.S. Agriculture Secretary, U.S. Senator Ben Sasse invited the new secretary to Nebraska and urged him to ...

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  13. Controversial police footage shows unarmed youths detained at gunpoint in Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Police in Grand Rapids, Michigan, are saying they followed protocol after a video was released showing officers holding a group of unarmed black teens... -- President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that the United States 'will not stand for' Canadian dairy trade policies that hurt American dairy farm exports,... Today, shortly after Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the U.S. Agriculture Secretary, U.S. Senator Ben Sasse invited the new secretary to Nebraska and urged him to "be a champion ... Lincoln, Nebraska, April 25, 2017 - The Nebraska Alumni Association will recognize 18 accomplished University of Nebraska-Lincoln alumni, six promising students and an out... -- The 2017 racing season will be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s last behind the wheel.A press release from Hendrick Motorsports said Earnhardt first met with team... -- House Oversight Committee leaders said Tuesday that newly provided ... (more)

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  14. Republican Senators Call On Agriculture Secretary To Support Free TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    Republicans in the Senate are calling on newly-confirmed agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue to support agriculture trade in President Donald Trump's administration. "As you assume your new position in the Administration, I call on you to be a champion for free trade," Nebraska Republican Sen. Ben Sasse wrote in a letter to Perdue Tuesday .

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  15. Perdue Confirmation is Good News for Alabama FarmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Neighbors

    The Alabama Farmers Federation joined a chorus of agriculture groups praising the confirmation Monday of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as Secretary of Agriculture. "Secretary Perdue was raised on a farm, has worked in agriculture and understands the importance of farming and forestry to our economy," said Federation President Jimmy Parnell.

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  16. Rep. Roger Marshall comments on ag sec. ap...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Great Bend Tribune

    Monday, the United States Senate voted to confirm former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue for Secretary of the US Department of Agriculture.

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  17. "A Real Fine Place to Start": Sara Evans starts new label to launch 8th studio albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Steinmark g... -- A monkey on the loose in Florida has surfaced in photographs and caught the attention of state wildlife officials.According to Florida Fish and Wildl... -- President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that the United States 'will not stand for' Canadian dairy trade policies that hurt American dairy farm exports,... 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 toda... Lincoln - University of Nebraska Head Coach Tim Miles announced Tuesday that Duby Okeke has signed with Nebraska to join the Husker basketball ... -- The 2017 racing season will be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s last behind the wheel.A press release from Hendrick Motorsports said Earnhardt first met with team... -- House Oversight Committee leaders said Tuesday that newly provided classified ... (more)

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  18. Appointee Watch: Several Steps Forward, One Step BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Government Executive

    ... toward staffing the federal government. On Monday night, the Senate voted 87-11 to confirm former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as secretary of Agriculture. Over the weekend, White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus blamed Senate Democrats for the ...

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  19. Stabenow says rural communities are afterthought of administrationRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | World News Report

    News Stabenow says rural communities are afterthought of administration April 25, 2017 By Nicole Heslip Filed Under: Michigan, News The Ranking Member of the Senate Ag Committee says the nation's agriculture department has been left without leadership since the beginning of the Trump administration and strongly supports Sonny Perdue to serve as the next ag secretary.

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  20. Secretary Perdue is sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue was sworn in today as the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture by fellow Georgian and Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Clarence Thomas at the Supreme Court building. The U.S. Senate confirmed Secretary Perdue by a vote of 87-to-11 on Monday evening.

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