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Category Archives: Advocacy

United Fresh Statement on NAFTA Renegotiation

May 18, 2017

Following the transmittal to Congress of a letter by the United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer which indicates that President Trump intends to initiate negotiations with Canada and Mexico regarding the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Robert Guenther, Senior Vice President of Public Policy offered the following statement: “We look forward to working with […]

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Statement on Sec. Perdue’s Efforts to Reorganize Dept of Ag

May 11, 2017

Statement of Robert Guenther, Vice President of Public Policy, United Fresh Produce Association On Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue’s Announcement Regarding Efforts to Reorganize the Department of Agriculture “United Fresh commends Secretary Perdue for taking on this important task to create more efficient and focused realignment of key program areas within the Department of Agriculture. We look forward […]

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United Fresh Member Gives First-hand Perspective on Ag Needs to President Trump and Secretary Perdue

Apr 26, 2017

Yesterday, United Fresh member and former Chairman of the Board Maureen Torrey with Torrey Farms of Elba, NY, participated in a roundtable discussion at the White House with President Trump and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue regarding the policy needs of rural America and the agriculture industry. The meeting set the stage for the President’s Executive […]

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United Fresh Congratulates Sonny Perdue on Appointment

Apr 24, 2017

United Fresh praised the action of the U.S. Senate as they confirmed the nomination of former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue to be the next Secretary of Agriculture. Governor Perdue was confirmed today by a vote of 87-11. United Fresh’s Senior Vice President for Public Policy Robert Guenther made the following statement: “United Fresh congratulates Secretary […]

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