Peterson Op-Ed: Time to Get Serious About Transportation Funding

As one of few remaining Blue Dogs, I know that Congress can still work together to get the big stuff done. Last Congress, I worked with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to shepherd a five-year farm bill through this chamber and into law with strong bipartisan support. We need that same kind of cooperation and forward thinking to address the looming shortfall in federal transportation funding.
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Peterson Statement at Business Meeting to Consider CFTC Reauthorization

“Because of our work on Title Seven of Dodd-Frank, the derivatives markets as a whole are now much safer than they once were. The Commission, and the markets they regulate, need our support. Unfortunately I think that in some areas, the bill moves us in the wrong direction.
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Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/22/2015

May 22, 2015 Newsletter

Memorial Day, Major Joshua Brown, American Association of Crop Insurers, Financial Accounting Foundation, National Farmers Union, CentraCare Health, Minnesota Rural Letter Carriers Association, Potlatch Corporation, Minnesota Society of CPAs, National Air Traffic Controllers Association, Twin Cities and Western Railroad, Thrifty White Pharmacy, COOL Repeal, National Forest Foundation Reauthorization, Nutrition Subcommittee Hearing, Goodridge Memorial Day Service, Project Head Start

Peterson Op-Ed: Time to Get Serious About Transportation Funding

May 22, 2015 Press Release

Peterson Op-Ed: Recognizing Those Who Serve

May 22, 2015 Press Release

Whether you're attending a ceremony, or just spending some time reflecting on Memorial Day, keep in mind the families of those who have lost their loved ones so that they will always know they do not bear these burdens alone.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/15/2015

May 15, 2015 Newsletter

AgQuest Financial Services, Equipment Leasing and Finance, Farm Credit Administration, Association of Realtors, Brunswick Boat Group, Electric Contractors, Motorcycle Riders Foundation, Western Growers Association, NPPC, Northland College, Agri-Pulse Open Mic, CFTC Reauthorization, Infrastructure Week, NDAA Reauthorization, National Police Week

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/8/2015

May 8, 2015 Newsletter

University of Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostics Laboratory, Minnesota Hospitals, Minnesota Breast Cancer Coalition, City of Moorhead, Dorrich Dairy, Social Security Statistical Supplement, VE-Day Flyover

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