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Tom Vilsack - United States Secretary of Agriculture

Had I Known

Tom Vilsack grew up a Democrat  in a family of Republicans. The skills learned then have served him well throughout his 35 years in politics. This week he shares how he got his start in public service, how lessons learned at Hamilton have served him thorough out his career and what’s different the second time around serving as the Secretary of Agriculture.All music by Doctuh Michael Woods 


9 Oct 2022

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2022 FPS - USDA Secy Tom Vilsack

ZimmComm Golden Mic Audio


31 Aug 2022

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Union of Concerned Scientists, Ricardo Salvador Gives Tom Vilsack a Report Card on His First Year.

What Doesn't Kill You

Senior scientist and Director of the Food and Environment program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, Ricardo Salvador evaluates some 10 key initiatives brought by Tom Vilsack in his second term as Secretary of Agriculture. There is also some talk about the 2023 Farm Bill and what to expect, and to hope for!Heritage Radio Network is a listener supported nonprofit podcast network. Support What Doesn't Kill You by becoming a member!What Doesn't Kill You is Powered by Simplecast.


6 Apr 2022

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Secretary Tom Vilsack Reimagines Food Policy

Food with Mark Bittman

Mark is surprised by new directions taken by the USDA in this conversation with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack. The discussion continues with Ricardo Salvador, senior scientist and director of the Union of Concerned Scientists Food & Environment Program.Subscribe to Food with Mark Bittman on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you like to listen, and please help us grow by leaving us a 5 star review on Apple Podcasts.Follow Mark on Twitter at @bittman, and on Facebook and Instagram at @markbittman. Subscribe to Mark's newsletter The Bittman Project at www.bittmanproject.com.Questions or comments about the show? Email food@markbittman.com. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


5 Apr 2022

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Government Affairs and Advocacy Launch Event with Sec. of Agriculture Tom Vilsack '75

Albany Law School Podcast

Join Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack '75 as Albany law School launches its newest online graduate program: Government Affairs and Advocacy!    Host and Associate Dean Antony Haynes welcomes Vilsack, Director of the Government Law Center Hon. Leslie E. Stein ’81, Prof. Ava Ayers, and President and Dean Alicia Ouellette '94 to introduce the program.   About the Government Affairs and Advocacy Program   With the law school’s ideal location—in the heart of New York’s Capital Region—this new program will prepare both lawyers and non-lawyers to thrive and advance in government affairs, advocacy, and lobbying through highly-practical coursework and by leveraging access to local, county, state, and federal offices.   Through this program students will learn a core understanding of government affairs and procedures, as well as the advocacy and lobbying tools and strategies needed in order to have a greater impact on public policy.  This program prepares students to begin a lobbying career on state and local government platforms or to rise up the ranks of public service within any branch of government.   https://www.albanylaw.edu/graduate/government-affairs-and-advocacy-degree-programs


11 Feb 2022

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To Review the State of the Rural Economy with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

House Agriculture Committee

*Note: portions of this hearing were disrupted by audio outages. The blank space has been removed.* Thursday, January 20, 2022 – 9:00 AM ET Virtual Hearing – via Zoom Full Committee on Agriculture RE: “To Review the State of the Rural Economy with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack” Chairman David Scott Opening Statement All additional information on this hearing can be found here.

3hr 56mins

21 Jan 2022

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Agribusiness Report: Sec. Tom Vilsack

All Ag News

The longest-running farm program in West Texas, the AgriBusiness Report is our daily interview program with decision-makers in the world of Agriculture. Today's guest is Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.

29 Oct 2021

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Back at USDA - Tom Vilsack sorts old and new policies

Market to Market - The MtoM Podcast

Tom Vilsack is the 30th and 32nd Secretary of Agriculture. As he returns to USDA, trade with Canada and Mexico has a new name in USMCA. What else has changed? Click here as we ask Vilsack about relationships with China, the United Auto Workers and the meatpacking plants in this sitdown interview at an Ankeny, Iowa farm. During this time, the Secretary was travelling to many sites with his counterpart in the government of Mexico.

26 Oct 2021

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USDA Sec. Tom Vilsack at Colorado State University

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USDA Announces $3 Billion Investment in Agriculture, Animal Health, and Nutrition; Unveils New Climate Partnership Initiative, Requests Public Input


29 Sep 2021

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Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on America Stepping Forward Boldly

Add Passion and Stir

How can American learn and grow from the COVID19 public health crisis? U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack talks child hunger, economic reforms, and this generation’s opportunity to step forward boldly in response to the pandemic. During this year’s Share Our Strength Rural Childhood Hunger Summit, keynote speaker Vilsack describes how COVID19 has affected so many American families, and how the American Rescue Plan is a critical first step to rebuild our country’s economy. “Once you have an understanding of the cracks that have been shown, it is up to us – this generation of Americans – to respond to that challenge,” he says. “What a great legacy it would be for this generation of Americans who have gone through COVID, to take a horrific tragedy and turn it into an amazing opportunity to provide help and assistance to make sure no child is hungry,” Vilsack believes. Join us for a conversation with an influential leader within the Biden and Obama Administrations. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


5 May 2021