“I request that you examine the current structure of the beef meat packing industry and investigate potential market and price manipulation, collusion, restrictions on competition and/or other unfair and deceptive practices under the United States antitrust laws and the Packers and Stockyards Act.”
Biofuel Caucus letter: COVID-19 “Stay at home” orders are hurting ethanol production and weakening markets by discouraging travel and reducing demand
On phone call with Northey, King requests USDA resources be quickly allocated to producers in the wake of mounting losses
New features allow visitors to steveking.house.gov to quickly access agency-specific information
Letter to Secretary Perdue requests USDA resources be provided to “facilitate the stabilization of farm and ranch income to producers” in the wake of market volatility related to COVID-19
Friends, as we work to defeat the spread of the "invisible enemy" of the Wuhan Virus/COVID-19, it is important that we keep proper perspective about ongoing events. This column by Ron Maxwell (reposted here with the author's permission) reminds us that Americans are a great people, with a history of examples that can serve as reminders to us of our ability to overcome great difficulties.
Washington DC- Congressman Steve King announces that he voted “NO” on the rushed Wuhan Virus/COVID-19 (HR 6201) legislation presented to the House in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 14. The rush to pass the legislation meant that the bill was filed at 12:01 AM, debate began at 12:10 AM, and only 18 minutes later, at 12:28 AM, the vote was gaveled.
Charles City, Iowa Falls town halls will occur at new date to be announced
Town Halls will be held in Charles City and in Iowa Falls
Washington DC- Congressman Steve King announces that he will be hosting town hall meetings in Floyd and Hardin counties on Thursday, March 19. The town halls are open to the public and to the media.
Introduces legislation to name Jackson Street Post Office after “the Most Decorated Veteran in American History Next to General Douglas MacArthur.”