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R-CALF USA Letter to Secretary Vilsack Complaint Against NCBA Lobbying October 16, 2014 (PDF 217K)

NCBA's Letter to Secretary Vilsack Regarding Checkoff October 14, 2014 (PDF 75K)

Joint Checkoff Letter To Secretary Vilsack September 11, 2014 (PDF 167K)

Federation Conflict of Interest Policy August 6, 2014 (PDF 77K)

Letter From USDA Regarding Checkoff July 7, 2014 (PDF 590K)

USDA Response To Wendy's Complaint April 28, 2014 (PDF 48K)

Ohio Checkoff Ballot and Info

R-CALF USA Renewed Complaint and Request for Remedial Action (PDF 74K) March 12, 2014

Complaint and Request for an Investigation into Unlawful use of Beef Checkoff Dollars (PDF 192K) February 12, 2014

Response from Deputy Inspector General (PDF 3 MB) January 31, 2014

OIG Corrected Audit Report (PDF  649) January 31, 2014

Complaint and Request for Investigation of Unlawful Checkoff Activities (PDF 228K) November 11, 2013

Sign the Petition: Immediately and permanently terminate all contracts between the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the Beef Checkoff Program. July 11, 2013 (PDF 157K)

R-CALF USA Letter to Office of Inspector General (OIG) Request for Corrections May 9, 2013 (PDF 100K)
 

Exhibit 1 - R-CALF USA Letter to Secretary Vilsack on April 5, 2013 Exhibit 2 - Letter to R-CALF USA from OIG on April 19, 2013 Exhibit 3 - Letter to Secretary Vilsack on Aug. 28, 2012
Exhibit 4 - Letter to R-CALF USA from Sec. Vilsack on October 3, 2012 Exhibit 5 - 2010 Independent Accountant Report Cattlemen's Beef Board Exhibit 6 - Response from Rayne Pegg Administrator USDA, AMS on Feb. 2, 2011
Exhibit 7 - CBB, NCBA Compliance Review Resolutions Exhibit 8 - Joint Letter Regarding the Misuse of Checkoff Funds on Aug. 4, 2010 Exhibit 9 - E-mail to Don Pfeil on March 11, 2011
Exhibit 9.1 - ISEF Board Directory on Jan. 30, 2011 Exhibit 9.2 - Joint  Checkoff Letter to Vilsack, Holder and Fong on April 10, 2008, , Exhibit 9.3 - R-CALF USA Letter to USDA and DOJ Regarding Misuse of Funds on Jan. 17, 2011
Exhibit 9.4 - NCBA Political Advertisements Exhibit 9.5 - Supplement to R-CALF USA Letter to USDA and DOJ Exhibit 9.6 - R-CALF USA letter and Request for Investigation
Exhibit 10 - Don Pfeil Business Card Exhibit 11 - E-mail to Don Pfeil April 12, 2011 Exhibit 11.1 - Attachement to E-mail to Don Pfeil on April 12, 2011
Exhibit 12 - Another e-mail to Don Pfeil on August 18, 2011 Exhibit 12.1 - Attachment to E-mail to Don Pfeil on August 18, 2011 Exhibit 13 - Letter From CBB Response to R-CALF USA's Letter

R-CALF USA Letter to Secretary Vilsack Regarding Checkoff Audit Whitewash April 5, 2013 (PDF 58K)

R-CALF USA Letter to Secretary Vilsack regarding Conflict of Interest November 21, 2012 (PDF 50K)

R-CALF USA Letter to Secretary Vilsack regarding the Checkoff Audit October 12, 2012 (PDF 50K)

R-CALF USA's Checkoff Committee Chair Joel Gill's Letter to the Beef Checkoff Industry Input Group October 4, 2012 (PDF 57K)

Secretary Vilsack's Letter to R-CALF USA October 3, 2012 (PDF 461K)

R-CALF USA's FOIA Request to USDA September 20, 2012 (PDF 48K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to Secretary Vilsack and Craig Shackelford September 20, 2012 (PDF 50K)

R-CALF USA's Response Letter to Beef Checkoff Industry Input Group September 19, 2012 (PDF 50K)

Beef Checkoff Industry Input Group Letter to Joel Gill, R-CALF USA Checkoff Committee Chair September 17, 2012 (PDF 57K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to Secretary Vilsack August 28, 2012 (PDF 60K)

Amended Checkoff Complaint (Checkoff Lawsuit Plantiff Mike Callicrate vs. United States Department of Agriculture, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Cattlemen's Beef Promotion & Research Board, Beef Promotion Operating Committee and Agricultural Marketing Service) August 17, 2012 (PDF 82K)

Checkoff Lawsuit Plantiff Mike Callicrate vs. United States Department of Agriculture, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Cattlemen's Beef Promotion & Research Board, Beef Promotion Operating Committee and Agricultural Marketing Service August 9, 2012 (PDF 572K)

R-CALF USA's Comments regarding USDA's Proposed Checkoff Reform May 1, 2012 (PDF 56K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to Secretary Vilsack regarding a Checkoff Affiliation August 22, 2011 (PDF 67K)

R-CALF USA's Response to Cattlemen's Beef Board Aug. 10, 2011 Letter August 18, 2011 (PDF 51K)

Cattlemen's Beef Board Letter in Response to R-CALF USA's Feb. 3 Letter August 10, 2011 (PDF 501K)

R-CALF USA Affiliate, South Dakota Stockgrowers Association's Letter to Chairwomen Debbie Stabenow July 1, 2011 (PDF 105K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to Chairwomen Debbie Stabenow June 30, 2011 (PDF 48K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to Cattlemen's Beef Board Chair Tom Jones April 14, 2011 (PDF 40K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to USDA and Department of Justice Specific Dates of Possible NCBA Misuse of Checkoff Dollars February 3, 2011 (PDF 584K)

Supplement to R-CALF USA's Letter to USDA and DOJ January 20, 2011 (PDF 110K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to USDA and Department of Justice regarding the Misuse of Checkoff Dollars January 17, 2011 (PDF 67K)

Joint Letter: Urgent Request to Protect Against Misuse of Beef Checkoff Funds August 4, 2010 (PDF)

Joint Letter to the Cattlemen's Beef Board and United States Department of Agriculture June 25, 2010 (PDF 14 K)

R-CALF USA's Letter to Secretary Vilsack regarding the Checkoff May 24, 2010 (PDF 42K)

Information between NCBA and the CBB October 31 2009 - December 8, 2009 (PDF 1.4 MB)

R-CALF USA letter (to Joel Gill) from Monte Reese; April 2, 2007 (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 852K)

R-CALF USA letter (from Joel Gill) to Monte Reese; March 14. 2007 (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 10.4K)

R-CALF USA letter from Monte Reese; February 9, 2007 (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 649K)

R-CALF USA's formal recommendations to the Industry Wide Beef Checkoff Task Force  (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 65K)

R-CALF USA's Beef Checkoff Resolutions  (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 60K)

Industry Wide Beef Checkoff Task Force Draft Recommendations  (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 409K)

 
Soybean Checkoff Referendum Procedure  (Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF File 641K)



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