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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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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Biofuels Caucus Co-Chairs send letter in support of Renewable Volume Obligations

Sep 18, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/14/2018

Sep 18, 2018 Newsletter

Farm Bill Talks Continue This Week, Fueling Growth, Minnesota Pork Producers, Minnesota Farmers Union, Minnesota Wheat Growers Association, Minnesota Farm Bureau, Kevin Paap: Farm Broadcaster of the Day, Association of Equipment Manufacturers, Minnesota’s Judicial Branch, Fall Marketing Seminar, Saint Cloud VA Health Care System Update, Construction of Montevideo Veterans Home, Piney-Pinecreek Border Airport Meeting, Northwest Region Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting, Southwest Corridor Transportation Coalition Meeting, Service Academy Night, United Community Action, Childcare Discussion in Marshall, Expanded Hunting and Fishing Opportunities in Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge, Disaster Loans Available for Nonprofits in Minnesota, Medicare Cost Plans.

Peterson announces DOT grants awarded to regional airports

Sep 13, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/7/2018

Sep 10, 2018 Newsletter

Farm Bill Conference Committee Public Meeting, Medicare Cost Plans, Crop Insurance Professionals Association, National Electrical Contractors Association, USO Military Spouse Care Package Program.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/31/2018

Sep 5, 2018 Newsletter

Farm Bill Timeline, Trade, Roseau County Farm Bureau, Former USDA Secretary Bergland, Pennington and Red Lake County Farmers Union Conventions, News and Views on KFGO, Chickadee Check-off, Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act, USDA Announces Tariff Mitigation Plan to Offset Losses from Administration's Trade War.

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