Thursday, October 07, 2010

Lugar-Casey Global Food Security Act

In the previous post, I asked you to call your representatives, now I'm asking you to call your Senators about the Lugar-Casey Global Food Security Act. This bill will provide assistance to foreign countries to promote food security, to stimulate rural economies, and to improve emergency response to food crises. Below is the list of sponsors and co-sponsors.

Sponsor: Sen. Richard Lugar [R-IN]

Co-Sponsors: Sen. Mark Begich [D, AK]

Sen. Jeff Bingaman [D, NM]

Sen. Roland Burris [D, IL]

Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D, MD]

Sen. Robert Casey [D, PA]

Sen. Susan Collins [R, ME]

Sen. Richard Durbin [D, IL]

Sen. Thomas Harkin [D, IA]

Sen. Tim Johnson [D, SD]

Sen. Edward Kaufman [D, DE]

Sen. John Kerry [D, MA]

Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D, MN]

Sen. Mary Landrieu [D, LA]

Sen. Patrick Leahy [D, VT]

Sen. Jeff Merkley [D, OR]

Sen. Debbie Ann Stabenow [D, MI]

Thank you for your help and flex your democratic muscles. For more information on Congressional Calls, click the "Legislation" link on the top of The Borgen Project website. You can find your Senators and their contact information here, or just click on any of the links above in the list of co-sponsors.

-Erica Stetz