Peterson Meets with EPA Administrator on RFS

House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson today hosted a meeting with members of Congress and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to express their disappointment in EPA’s proposed volume numbers for 2014. The EPA has proposed significant reductions to the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS).
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FFHS Graduate Pontius promoted to Lieutenant Colonel

Congressman Collin Peterson recently had the honor of congratulating one of his former West Point nominees on an Army promotion. Jon Pontius, formerly of Fergus Falls, received an appointment to West Point in 1992. After more than twenty years of service at West Point and as an active duty soldier, Major Pontius was promoted to the new rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
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Don’t Underestimate Collin Peterson

From National Journal: Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., the ranking member on the House Agriculture Committee and its former chairman, may be one of the most underestimated people ever to lead a congressional panel.
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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Fargo VA Health Care System Operating Room/Surgical Suite

Congressman Peterson joined Senators Amy Klobuchar, Heidi Heitkamp and John Hoeven at the Fargo VA Medical Center at a ribbon cutting to dedicate their newly constructed wing which includes a state-of-the-art surgical suite.
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Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 4/18/2014

Apr 18, 2014 Newsletter

Northland Tech-UAS, NASCOE, TRF Airport, Central Boiler, new President at SMSU, Blue Ribbon School, Highway 23, VA Clinic in Bemidji, airport conference in Bemidji, and Purple Up! Day.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 4/11/2014

Apr 11, 2014 Newsletter

CFTC reauthorization, Growth Energy with Richard Childress, Close Up, MN Soybean, MN Telecom Alliance, Renewable Fuels, Land OLakes, 4-H, UMN Extension, MN Cattlemen, Book Award, and constituents from the 7th.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 4/4/2014

Apr 4, 2014 Newsletter

Rural economy hearing, Marvin Windows and Doors, Lutheran Church, MN Pork Producers, MN/SD Equipment Dealers, Rural MN CEP, MMCDC, Close Up, Region 9 Development Commission, Wells Tech, MN Assistant Principal of the Year, Shooting Sports Advocates, DNR, month of the Military Child, and Constituents from the 7th.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/28/2014

Mar 28, 2014 Newsletter

MN Astronauts, American Legion, Boys and Girls Club, Community Action, Healthcare Innovations Award, Medtronic, Close Up students, National Ag Week, MN Farm Bureau, Agriculture Future of America, Am Coalition for Ethanol, National Outstanding Young Farmers Award, Pork Producers, Farm Journal, AgStar Financial, and constituents from the 7th.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/21/2014

Mar 21, 2014 Newsletter

Fargo-Moorhead Home Builders, Highway 23, All Ag Celebration, Pipestone city leaders, Chippewa Cty Corn Growers, Co-op Credit Union of Montevideo, Northland College, and Veterans Affairs issues.

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