Media Advisory

September 24, 2007

Contact: Dave Warner 202-347-3600

Washington, D.C., September 24, 2007 

Media Advisory

WHAT: Congressional Action on Pending Free Trade
Agreements

 

WHEN: Sept. 27, 1 p.m. EST

 

WHERE: National Press Club

Washington, D.C.

Zenger Room, 13th Floor

(For reporters who cannot attend the event, call 800-952-4629.)

 

WHO: Acting USDA Secretary Chuck Conner

Agricultural Coalition for U.S.-Peru Trade

· American Farm Bureau Federation

· Corn Refiners Association

· National Association of Wheat Growers

· National Cattlemen’s Beef Association

· National Corn Growers Association

· National Milk Producers Federation

· National Pork Producers Council

 

The Agricultural Coalition for U.S.-Peru Trade will urge Congress to consider the Peru Trade Promotion Agreement and other pending trade pacts.

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