Peterson Calls on the USDA to Protect U.S. Dairy Farmers

In a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Klobuchar, Franken, and Peterson urged the agency to use its secretarial authority to take action to protect the nation’s dairy farmers from further crisis and to aid in the expansion and maintenance of domestic markets
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Farmfest 2016

This year’s Farmfest featured more than 500 exhibitors educating thousands of visitors and providing updates on the agriculture industry. As the Ranking Member of the Agriculture Committee, I always appreciate the chance to hear from farmers directly about how farm programs are working and new developments in the agriculture economy.
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Peterson Secures over $15 Million in Transportation Funding

Since July, I have funneled $15,387,103.00 in grants from the Department of Transportation to regional airports throughout the 7th District. Local airports provide critical economic opportunities to our rural communities, and I will continue to fight for strong transportation funding throughout Minnesota.
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Latest News

Members of Minnesota Congressional Delegation Urge Administration to Issue Federal Disaster Declaration for Minnesota Communities Impacted by Devastating Flooding

Oct 20, 2016 Press Release

Following Efforts from Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz, and Nolan, USDA Announces New Plan to Help Dairy Producers and Families in Need

Oct 20, 2016 Press Release

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Announce More Than $2.1 Million in Federal Funding to Repair Electrical Utilities Damaged in SW Minnesota During the Severe Winter Storm of 2013

Oct 20, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/14/2016

Oct 14, 2016 Newsletter

Northwest Beverage, Action Manufacturing, Stage IV Stampede, American Society of Civil Engineers, North Star Electric Cooperative, David Johnson, and ITINs Expiring

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/7/2016

Oct 7, 2016 Newsletter

Public Power Week, Moorhead Public Service, USDA Announces Nearly $13 Million in Funding for Four Projects in Minnesota, Fergus Falls Area Manufacturers Breakfast, Rural Minnesota CEP, Fargo-Moorhead Flood Protection, Veterans Affairs News, FAFSA Student Aid Applications Available, and Federal Funding for Utilities Repair.

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