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    Food and Agriculture Policy Summit

    Former secretaries of agriculture discussed the challenges and opportunities facing agriculture and potential changes in agriculture policy in the Obama administration. Former Secretary…

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    Agriculture Secretary Resignation

    Secretary Johanns announced his resignation at the White House. He was expected to launch a campaign for the U.S. Senate in his home state of Nebraska.

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    The Farm Bill

    Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns talked about the farm bill and agriculture policy. He focused on ways current legislation answered the administration’s call for needed…

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    International Agricultural Negotiations

    Secretary Johanns talked about the influence of the 2007 Farm Bill on the U.S. position in the Doha Round of the World Trade Organization negotiations. He also responded to questions…

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    Farm Bill Reauthorization

    Secretary Johanns testified the proposed fiscal year 2008 budget for the Department of Agriculture for the reauthorization of farm programs. Among the topics he addressed were the…

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    Fiscal Year 2008 Agriculture Budget

    Secretary Johanns spoke to reporters and answered questions about the proposed fiscal year 2008 budget for the Department of Agriculture, which was released earlier in the day. He also…

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    Farm Bill Proposals

    Secretary Johanns spoke to reporters about the administration’s farm bill proposals to end farm subsidies for an estimated 80,000 wealthy individuals as part of a broad plan that…

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    Agriculture Agenda for 110th Congress

    Sen. Tom Harkin, the incoming chairman of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee, and Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns talk about their agenda for agriculture and…

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    U.S. Agricultural Subsidies

    Secretary Johanns and others talked about U.S. farm subsidies and reform. It was noted that Congress is due to review and rewrite agriculture legislation in 2007. In regard to…

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    Safety of U.S. Food Supply

    Secretary Johanns talked about food supply safety and security in his keynote address to the InfraGard 2006 National Conference. Among the issues he addressed were agricultural…

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    Agricultural Issues

    Secretary Johanns was interviewed about agricultural issues. After he left, the reporters discussed his responses with the host. Topoics included international market for U.S.…

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    U.S.-China Trade Relations

    The leaders of the U.S. and the Chinese delegations to the annual Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) spoke to reporters. Among the issues they addressed were enforcement of…

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    Avian Influenza Preparations

    Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns, Secretary Health and Human Services Mike Leavitt, and Secretary of Interior Gale Norton spoke to reporters about threats to the U.S. posed by an avian…

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    Tribal Nations Legislative Summit

    Administration officials and lawmakers spoke to members of the National Congress of American Indians about a number of policy issues affecting tribal governance and relations with the…

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    Mad Cow Disease

    Secretary Johanns spoke to reporters about an investigation into a recent shipment to Japan of U.S. beef that was suspected of being at risk for mad cow disease. Japanese officials…

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    Agricultural Trade Negotiations

    Three panels of witnesses testified about the state of agricultural negotiations in multi-year global trade talks named the “Doha Development Round” for Doha, Qatar, where the…

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    Agriculture Forum

    The Consumer Federation of America held the 28th Annual Food Policy Conference at the National Press Club from September 19-20, 2005. They key panel topics for the event included the impact…

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    Farm Bill Forum

    Secretary Johanns met with the Governor and Congressional delegation at the Iowa State Fair. He spoke to farmers in Iowa about agriculture legislation currently in Congress and how the…

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    Excellence in Government Conference

    As part of a three-day conference, Secretaries Johanns, Chertoff, and Nicholson talked about their roles as federal government administrators, describing their experiences and…

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