MEDIA ADVISORY: Tomorrow – Brady to Rally with ‘Farmers for Free Trade’ for USMCA

September 11, 2019 — Media Advisory    — Press Releases   

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) will join bipartisan Members of Congress and farmers from Texas and across the country tomorrow  to rally for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) – a new trade deal that will benefit American agriculture and grow our economy.

Details are as follows:

WHAT:  American Farmers Rally for Passage of USMCA

WHERE: Third Street Panel of the National Mall, between the north and south gravel walkways. (West Side of 3rd Street, S.W.)

WHEN: Thursday, September 12th, 2019 at 9:30 AM

WHO:

Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), Republican Leader, House Ways and Means Committee

Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), Republican Leader, House Agriculture Committee

Rep. Jim Hagedorn (R-MN)

Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA)

Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN), Chairman, House Agriculture Committee

Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX)

Tom Vilsack, President and CEO of the U.S. Dairy Export Council and former USDA Secretary

Zippy Duvall, President of the American Farm Bureau Federation

Ben Scholz, President of the National Association of Wheat Growers

Blanche Lincoln, Farmers for Free Trade Spokesperson and Former Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman