Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue says he is trying to formulate contingency plans for the agriculture industry should the U.S. exit from the North American Free Trade Agreement. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)
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Henry Agard Wallace (October 1888 – November was the Vice President of the United States the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of Commerce In the 1948 presidential election, Wallace was the nominee of the Progressive Party.
Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888 – November 18, 1965) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States (1941–1945), the Secretary of Agriculture (1933–1940), and the Secretary of Commerce (1945–1946). In the 1948 presidential election, Wallace was the presidential nominee of the Progressive Party against both Truman and Dewey.
Albert Michael Espy November 30, 1953 Albert Michael Espy is born in Yazoo City, Mississippi. In 1987, he will be sworn in as the state’s first African American congressman since John Roy Lynch more than 100 years before. He will become Secretary of Agriculture during the Bill Clinton administration. Leaving the cabinet under fire and indicted for corruption, he will later be vindicated when he is found not guilty.
On 5 February 2010, Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack announced that the USDA was revising its approach to achieving a national capability for animal disease traceability. This book provides a summary of current developments in the USDA's effort to establish a national animal traceability capacity with the intended goal of being able to rapidly identify and respond to an animal disease outbreak.
First African American Secretary of Agriculture and Howard University graduate (LA BA The Honorable Alphonso Michael "Mike" Espy received the D. in 1993 when he served as Howard University Charter Day Speaker.