Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration (115th Congress)

Recent Activity

May 9, 2018 Hearing

Purpose
Mark Up Appropriations Bill, FY 2019

Support Documents
Notice of Subcommittee Markup

May 8, 2018 Press Release
The House Appropriations Committee today unveiled the fiscal year 2019 Agriculture Appropriations bill, which will be considered in a subcommittee markup tomorrow.
Apr 25, 2018 Hearing
Apr 18, 2018 Hearing

Witnesses
The Honorable Sonny Perdue
Secretary
Department of Agriculture
Statement 

Dr. Seth Meyer
Chairman
World Agricultural Outlook Board
Office of the Chief Economist

Apr 17, 2018 Hearing

Witness
Dr. Scott Gottlieb
Commissioner
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Statement 

Member Statement

Mar 22, 2018 Press Release
Bill will provide robust increases for national defense, infrastructure investments, border security, school safety and mental health, and to fight the nation’s opioid epidemic
Mar 22, 2018 Article
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen gave the following statement on the House floor today in support of the FY 2018 Omnibus spending bill:
Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
The House Appropriations Committee today introduced legislation to provide all discretionary funding for the federal government for the 2018 fiscal year. The bill contains the full legislation and funding for all of the 12 annual Appropriations bills. It totals $1.3 trillion, including $78.1 billion in funding for the Global War on Terror (GWOT)/Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO). Total base funding, excluding OCO and emergencies, is $1.2 trillion.
Mar 21, 2018 Hearing

Witnesses
The Honorable Sonny Perdue
Secretary
Department of Agriculture 

Dr. Robert Johansson 
Chief Economist
Department of Agriculture 

Mrs. Diem-Linh Jones
Acting Budget Officer
Department of Agriculture 

Webcast

Mar 15, 2018 Hearing

Witnesses
Phyllis K. Fong,
Office of the Inspector General,
U.S. Department of Agriculture  
Statement

Gil H. Harden,
Assistant Inspector General for Audit,
U.S. Department of Agriculture

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