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23 Feb 2007, 11:05 pm
The departure of Tom Vilsack from the Presidential field means that we now have a Presidential trivia question to rival "who was Ross Perot's running mate in 1992? [read post]
17 Dec 2008, 5:31 pm
President-Elect Barack Obama has nominated former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack to be Secretary of Agriculture. [read post]
20 Jun 2014, 5:14 am by Simon Lester
Trade, this is Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack talking food labelling in the EU and U.S.: Vilsack also seemed to urge a rethink of an EU law that requires food containing more than 0.9 percent GMO-derived product to be labeled as such. [read post]
21 Jul 2010, 5:38 pm
Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is reviewing his decision to fire Shirley Sherrod. [read post]
17 Dec 2008, 6:20 pm
As AFP puts it: [Obama] nominated former Iowa governor Tom Vilsack as his secretary of agriculture, putting the fervent advocate of corn-based ethanol in charge of the nation's much-criticized 300-billion-dollar farm spending. [read post]
29 Jan 2007, 10:17 am
  Former Governor and Presidential hopeful Tom Vilsack will serve as a visiting professor of law during the 2007 calendar year. [read post]
25 Aug 2009, 6:31 am
In an effort to encourage more Americans to connect with the land, the food it grows, and their local communities, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has proclaimed August 23-20, National Community Gardening Week. [read post]
16 Dec 2008, 11:32 pm
According to AP, Tom Vilsack with be the next Agriculture Secretary. [read post]
22 Jul 2010, 5:36 am by Joe Consumer
A funny thing happened to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on his way to repairing the USDA's history of discrimination against African American farmers. [read post]
23 Feb 2007, 10:58 am
Tom Vilsack, the former Iowa governor, is pulling out of the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, news to which many American voters will respond “Who? [read post]
17 Jun 2014, 12:03 pm by Law360
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday that the European Union and the U.S. need to work around “non-scientific barriers,” such as the EU’s aversion to genetically modified crops, in order to reach a major trade deal that researchers have said could boost the domestic economy by $128 billion. [read post]
18 Feb 2011, 1:59 am
Citing high crop prices and record exports, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack held an optimistic tone Thursday in a hearing before the House Agriculture Committee. [read post]
4 May 2012, 2:59 am
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Iowa congressional candidate Christie Vilsack, who have been married for almost 40 years, are publicly at odds over a controversial plan to expand a semi-privatized poultry inspection model. [read post]
31 Dec 2010, 1:59 am
In an open letter to stakeholders Thursday, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack called for "a new paradigm of coexistence and cooperation" for both genetically engineered and non-GE agricultural approaches.The letter comes just two weeks after the U.S. [read post]
24 Apr 2013, 5:11 am by Susan Schneider
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack was the featured speaker for the second annual Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Series, hosted by the Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas with the assistance of the law school. [read post]
20 Apr 2010, 2:59 am
Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report, which found that the agencies responsible for monitoring veterinary drug, heavy metal, and pesticide residues are "not accomplishing" their mission, ABC News anchor Ron Claiborne sat down with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to discuss the findings." [read post]
6 Dec 2010, 1:59 am
Before he was Secretary of Agriculture, and before he was governor of Iowa, Tom Vilsack was mayor of Mount Pleasant, a town of less than 8,000 citizens residing on less than eight square miles.So Vilsack was in his element this weekend at the "Congress of Cities" being held at the Denver Convention Center by the National League of Cities.   [read post]
6 Jan 2011, 1:59 am
EST.Agriculture Secretary and former Iowa Governer Tom Vilsack is a dark horse candidate for White House Chief of Staff, according to Newsweek columnist Howard Fineman. [read post]