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White House

ARA Signs Letter to USDA Transition Team on Federal Agency Improvements

Dec 23, 2020

ARA signed a letter sent jointly by the Agricultural CEO Council addressed to the team lead on President-Elect Biden's USDA Transition Team with recommendations to improve relationships between USDA and other federal agencies.

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ARA Signs Letter Thanking Former House Ag Committee Chair

Dec 23, 2020

ARA signed a letter thanking Collin Peterson, former Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture, for his leadership and commitment to agricultural communities.

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ARA Coalition letter on ocean policies

ARA Co-Signs Coalition Letter to President-Elect Biden on Ocean Policies

Dec 11, 2020

ARA co-signed a letter as a member of the National Ocean Policy Coalition to President-Elect Joe Biden requesting support for collaborative, transparent, and balanced multi-use ocean policies that support economic and environmental goals. 

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ARA Co-Signed a Letter to EPA Requesting Paraquat Comment Extension

Dec 07, 2020

ARA co-signed a letter to EPA requesting an extension to the comment period on paraquat. EPA granted a 20-day extension until Jan. 11, 2021.

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COVID-19 Coronavirus

ARA Sends Letter to Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices on Behalf of Ag Retailers

Dec 03, 2020

ARA President and CEO Daren Coppock sent a letter to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices calling for the ag industry to be included in the second phase of vaccine distribution.

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COVID-19

ARA Co-Signs 3 Letters to Governors, President-Elect, & Trump Administration on Vaccine Distribution in Ag Industry

Dec 01, 2020

ARA co-signed three letters with more than 20 organizations imploring our nation's Governors, President-Elect Joe Biden and President Trump to include front line food and ag employees in the next highest priority for the vaccine in the COVID-19 vaccination plans.

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ARA Sent a Letter to Ranking Member James Comer on Regulatory Burdens

Oct 27, 2020

ARA responded to a letter from Ranking Member James Comer on the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Reform with information on regulations that have a negative impact on the ag retail industry.

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ARA Sends Letter to Congress on GPS Interference

Oct 27, 2020

ARA signed onto a coalition letter sent to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation regarding the harmful decision to allow GPS-interfering technology.

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COVID-19 Coronavirus

ARA Signed a Coalition Letter to Vice President Pence with COVID-Specific Recommendations

Sep 24, 2020

ARA signed an Agricultural Workforce Coalition letter to the White House Coronavirus Task Force with COVID-19 protection recommendations specific to the ag industry.

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ARA Signed a Letter to Congress Urging Funding for USDA in Continuing Resolution

Sep 15, 2020

As Congress assembles a continuing resolution to extend government funding, ARA and the undersigned organizations ask for more resources to USDA with reimbursement for the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC).

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