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Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies


  • Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member
  • Rosa DeLauro
  • Chellie Pingree
  • Mark Pocan


Department of Agriculture (Except Forest Service)

Farm Credit Administration

Farm Credit System Financial Assistance Corporation

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Food and Drug Administration (HHS)

Recent Activity

July 11, 2017 Press Release

The Agriculture bill’s insufficient allocation results in consequential reductions for food aid, and underfunding CFTC’s enforcement of consumer financial protections. 


2017 enacted level:   $21.13 billion

2018 budget request:            $15.36 billion

June 28, 2017 Press Release

I’d like to thank Chairman Aderholt, Ranking Member Bishop, and Chairman Frelinghuysen for their work on this bill.

June 28, 2017 Press Release

Thank you for yielding Mr. Chairman.