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 8/19/2016

Aug 19, 2016 Newsletter

Meeting with Governor Dayton, MMCDC, Twin Valley Living Center, Far North Spirits, Minnesota Corn Growers, Youth Farm, Airport Infrastructure, 2016 Veterans’ Voices Awardees, and the Land Stewardship Project Award.

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Nearly $350,000 for Infrastructure Improvements at Willmar Municipal-John L. Rice Field Airport

Aug 16, 2016 Press Release

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Over $565,000 for Safety Improvements at Wadena Municipal Airport

Aug 16, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/12/2016

Aug 12, 2016 Newsletter

Storms in the Seventh, Tour of Tru-Shrimp Systems, Custom Products Inc. in Litchfield, Public Safety Meeting Held in Mahnomen, NARFE, and Airport Infrastructure.

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Nearly $1.2 Million to Improve Water System in Lucan

Aug 11, 2016 Press Release

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