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S. 2302 - An Original Bill to Provide for the Continuation of Agricultural Programs Through Fiscal Year 2012, and for Other Purposes.

Agriculture. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
An original bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

An Original Bill to Provide for the Continuation of Agricultural Programs Through Fiscal Year 2012, and for Other Purposes.

S. 2302 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
An original bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
An original bill to provide for the continuation of agricultural programs through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Food and Energy Security Act of 2007
  • Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows and Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Program Act of 2007
  • Connect the Nation Act
  • Food and Energy Security Act of 2007
  • Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows and Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Program Act of 2007
  • Connect the Nation Act
Sponsor
Thomas Harkin
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Agriculture
    • Acreage allotments
    • Administrative procedure
    • Administrative remedies
    • Aged
    • Agricultural conservation
    • Agricultural cooperatives
    • Agricultural credit
    • Agricultural estimating and reporting
    • Agricultural labor
    • Agricultural pollution
    • Agricultural prices
    • Agricultural research
    • Agricultural subsidies
    • Agriculture in foreign trade
    • Alaska
    • Alcohol as fuel
    • Ammonia
    • Animal diseases
    • Animals
    • Aquifers
    • Arid regions
    • Biomass energy
    • Biotechnology
    • Block grants
    • Broadband
    • Budgets
    • Business
    • Buy American
    • Chesapeake Bay
    • Child labor
    • Child nutrition
    • Children
    • Civil liberties
    • Civil rights
    • Civil rights enforcement
    • Collection of accounts
    • Congress
    • Congressional reporting requirements
    • Conservation easements
    • Consumer education
    • Consumers
    • Contracts
    • Cotton
    • Crop insurance
    • Customs unions
    • Dairy industry
    • Dairy products
    • Dams
    • Day care
    • Department of Agriculture
    • Developing countries
    • Disabled
    • Disaster relief
    • Discrimination
    • Dispute settlement
    • Droughts
    • Drug abuse
    • Economic policy
    • Electric power production
    • Electric power transmission
    • Electrification
    • Emergency management
    • Energy
    • Energy crops
    • Energy demand
    • Energy efficiency
    • Energy research
    • Environmental protection
    • Executive departments
    • Executive reorganization
    • Export finance
    • Farm income
    • Farm lands
    • Farmers
    • Federal aid to health facilities
    • Federally-guaranteed loans
    • Feed grains
    • Fertilizers
    • Finance
    • Floods
    • Food
    • Food relief
    • Food safety
    • Food stamps
    • Forced labor
    • Foreclosure
    • Foreign policy
    • Foreign trade promotion
    • Forest conservation
    • Foundations
    • Fraud
    • Free trade
    • Fruit
    • Germplasm resources
    • Goats
    • Government information
    • Government lending
    • Government publicity
    • Governmental investigations
    • Grading (Agricultural products)
    • Grassland ecology
    • Grazing
    • Great Lakes
    • Great Plains
    • Groundwater
    • Habitat conservation
    • Hawaiians
    • Health education
    • Higher education
    • Historic sites
    • Honey
    • Horticulture
    • Hospitals
    • Human rights
    • Hunger
    • Identification devices
    • Income
    • Indian education
    • Indians
    • Indigenous peoples
    • Infrastructure
    • Insurance premiums
    • International affairs
    • Internet
    • Job training
    • Labeling
    • Labor
    • Labor supply
    • Lakes
    • Landscape protection
    • Latin America
    • Law
    • Limitation of actions
    • Livestock
    • Marketing of farm produce
    • Marketing orders
    • Meat inspection
    • Methamphetamine
    • Mexico
    • Migrant labor
    • Milk
    • Minorities
    • Natural resources
    • Non-native species
    • Nongovernmental organizations
    • Nutrition
    • Organic farming
    • Parasitic diseases
    • Peanuts
    • Performance measurement
    • Pest control
    • Plant breeding
    • Plant diseases
    • Plant protection
    • Potatoes
    • Poultry
    • Propane
    • Puerto Rico
    • Rabies
    • Railroad freight operations
    • Range management
    • Reinsurance
    • Research and development
    • Restoration ecology
    • Rice
    • Right of privacy
    • Rural affairs
    • Rural economic development
    • Rural health
    • Sales tax
    • Saline waters
    • Scholarships
    • Science policy
    • Seasonal labor
    • Seeds
    • Sheep
    • Small business
    • Social services
    • Soil conservation
    • Soil erosion
    • State and local government
    • Storage
    • Sugar
    • Taxation
    • Technology
    • Telecommunication
    • Territories (U.S.)
    • Texas
    • Trade
    • Trade agreements
    • Transportation
    • Unemployment
    • Vegetables
    • Veterinary medicine
    • Waste water treatment
    • Water conservation
    • Water pollution
    • Water pollution control
    • Water resources
    • Water supply
    • Watersheds
    • Welfare
    • Welfare eligibility
    • Wells
    • Wetlands
    • Wheat
    • Working poor
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced11/02/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced11/02/2007
    11/02/2007Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Harkin. With written report No. 110-220. Additional views filed.
    Put on a legislative calendar11/02/2007Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 470.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    40 times as much
    $0
    $598,448
    $1,880,723
    $385,792
    $2,864,963
    $71,193
    $71,193

    opposed this bill

    7 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Food and Energy Security Act of 2007

    7 organizations supported this bill

    American Farm Bureau Federation
    (n.d.). American Farm Bureau Federation. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Association of State Departments of Agriculture
    (n.d.). National Association of State Departments of Agriculture. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Barley Growers Association
    (n.d.). NAtional Barley Growers Association. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Farmers Union
    (n.d.). National Farmers Union. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Sunflower Association
    (n.d.). National Sunflower Association. Retrieved n.d., from .
    U.S. Canola Association
    (n.d.). US Canola Association. Retrieved n.d., from .
    USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council
    (n.d.). USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council. Retrieved n.d., from .

    1 organization opposed this bill

    Heritage Foundation
    (n.d.). The Heritage Foundation. Retrieved n.d., from .

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$54,427$0
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$-500$0
    John BarrassoRWY$4,750$0
    Max BaucusDMT$53,500$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$21,200$1,000
    Bob BennettRUT$47,000$0
    Joe BidenDDE$5,000$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$13,500$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$53,873$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$25,810$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$4,950$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$24,350$0
    Jim BunningRKY$12,750$1,500
    Richard BurrRNC$80,150$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$2,200$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,016$0
    Ben CardinDMD$14,400$0
    Tom CarperDDE$12,300$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$23,450$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$340,481$7,000
    Hillary ClintonDNY$21,770$0
    Tom CoburnROK$16,750$7,988
    William Thad CochranRMS$71,750$0
    Norm ColemanRMN$115,150$19,200
    Susan CollinsRME$35,500$1,000
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$50,562$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$68,400$5,000
    John CornynRTX$44,000$0
    Larry CraigRID$6,000$0
    Mike CrapoRID$9,000$1,000
    Jim DeMintRSC$23,750$2,180
    Chris DoddDCT$2,400$0
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$34,210$1,000
    Pete DomeniciRNM$6,000$0
    Byron DorganDND$16,850$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$29,750$0
    John EnsignRNV$13,000$6,000
    Mike EnziRWY$36,000$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$11,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$41,562$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$26,450$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$45,250$0
    Judd GreggRNH$30,750$2,000
    Chuck HagelRNE$4,300$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$55,350$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$5,000$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$22,636$0
    Jim InhofeROK$22,631$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$2,000$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$37,250$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$7,250$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$0$0
    John KerryDMA$2,150$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$46,118$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$57,856$5,400
    Mary LandrieuDLA$25,250$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$1,000$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$7,500$0
    Carl LevinDMI$16,100$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$2,925$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$114,215$1,000
    Chester Trent LottRMS$8,500$0
    Dick LugarRIN$63,600$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$28,858$0
    John McCainRAZ$5,300$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$9,500$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$61,194$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$4,500$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$9,000$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$13,250$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$7,500$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$56,400$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$8,000$0
    Barack ObamaDIL$52,000$0
    Mark PryorDAR$39,950$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,000$0
    Harry ReidDNV$17,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$95,950$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$2,000$0
    Ken SalazarDCO$7,500$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$1,000$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,500$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$24,803$1,000
    Richard ShelbyRAL$16,000$4,000
    Gordon SmithROR$67,300$1,000
    Olympia SnoweRME$9,400$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$59,400$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$19,616$0
    Ted StevensRAK$0$0
    John SununuRNH$32,800$1,000
    Jon TesterDMT$2,890$0
    John ThuneRSD$43,750$2,925
    David VitterRLA$24,050$0
    George VoinovichROH$72,585$0
    John WarnerRVA$1,000$0
    Jim WebbDVA$4,700$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$4,675$0
    Ron WydenDOR$6,000$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$54,427$0
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$-500$0
    John BarrassoRWY$4,750$0
    Max BaucusDMT$53,500$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$21,200$1,000
    Bob BennettRUT$47,000$0
    Joe BidenDDE$5,000$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$13,500$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$53,873$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$25,810$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$4,950$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$24,350$0
    Jim BunningRKY$12,750$1,500
    Richard BurrRNC$80,150$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$2,200$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,016$0
    Ben CardinDMD$14,400$0
    Tom CarperDDE$12,300$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$23,450$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$340,481$7,000
    Hillary ClintonDNY$21,770$0
    Tom CoburnROK$16,750$7,988
    William Thad CochranRMS$71,750$0
    Norm ColemanRMN$115,150$19,200
    Susan CollinsRME$35,500$1,000
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$50,562$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$68,400$5,000
    John CornynRTX$44,000$0
    Larry CraigRID$6,000$0
    Mike CrapoRID$9,000$1,000
    Jim DeMintRSC$23,750$2,180
    Chris DoddDCT$2,400$0
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$34,210$1,000
    Pete DomeniciRNM$6,000$0
    Byron DorganDND$16,850$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$29,750$0
    John EnsignRNV$13,000$6,000
    Mike EnziRWY$36,000$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$11,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$41,562$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$26,450$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$45,250$0
    Judd GreggRNH$30,750$2,000
    Chuck HagelRNE$4,300$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$55,350$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$5,000$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$22,636$0
    Jim InhofeROK$22,631$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$2,000$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$37,250$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$7,250$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$0$0
    John KerryDMA$2,150$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$46,118$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$57,856$5,400
    Mary LandrieuDLA$25,250$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$1,000$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$7,500$0
    Carl LevinDMI$16,100$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$2,925$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$114,215$1,000
    Chester Trent LottRMS$8,500$0
    Dick LugarRIN$63,600$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$28,858$0
    John McCainRAZ$5,300$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$9,500$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$61,194$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$4,500$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$9,000$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$13,250$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$7,500$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$56,400$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$8,000$0
    Barack ObamaDIL$52,000$0
    Mark PryorDAR$39,950$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,000$0
    Harry ReidDNV$17,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$95,950$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$2,000$0
    Ken SalazarDCO$7,500$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$1,000$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,500$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$24,803$1,000
    Richard ShelbyRAL$16,000$4,000
    Gordon SmithROR$67,300$1,000
    Olympia SnoweRME$9,400$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$59,400$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$19,616$0
    Ted StevensRAK$0$0
    John SununuRNH$32,800$1,000
    Jon TesterDMT$2,890$0
    John ThuneRSD$43,750$2,925
    David VitterRLA$24,050$0
    George VoinovichROH$72,585$0
    John WarnerRVA$1,000$0
    Jim WebbDVA$4,700$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$4,675$0
    Ron WydenDOR$6,000$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Food and kindred products manufacturing$1,880,723
    Other commodities (incl rice, peanuts, honey)$598,448
    Farm organizations & cooperatives$385,792
    Farm bureaus$0

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Fiscal & tax policy$71,193
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