Monthly Archives: June 2013

Oppose the Royce-Engel Amendment to the Farm Bill

On behalf of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD), I ask that you oppose the Royce-Engel amendment (#55) that will be offered during consideration of the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013. This amendment would allow up…

Navy League response to June 12 Food Aid Modernization Hearing

During the June 12 House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on International Food Aid Modernization,witness Andrew Natsios responded to a question from Chairman Royce that maritime cargo preference requirements have outlived their usefulness and that the general justification for it doesn’t…