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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Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/10/2018

Aug 13, 2018 Newsletter

Minnesota Farmfest, Drought in Northwestern Minnesota, Senate Action Needed on Wood Heater Bill, Red Lake Falls Discussion on Infrastructure, Yellow Rose Days with Marvin.

Peterson urges the U.S. Fish and Wildlife to grant a permit to begin work on the Beltrami Island land trail connection and public facilities projects

Aug 9, 2018 Press Release

Peterson Welcomes Dairy Revenue Program

Aug 9, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/3/2018

Aug 6, 2018 Newsletter

Medicare Cost Plan Transition, Disaster Assessment Meetings, 60 Years of Agricultural Research, Minnesota Small Business Association, Congressional Roundtable Discussion, Lower Sioux Head Start, Farmers Union Meetings in the 7th, Forever GI Bill Expands VA Educational Benefits, Life Saving Skills Resources.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 7/27/2018

Aug 2, 2018 Newsletter

Meeting of House and Senate Agriculture Committee Leadership, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, Agriculture Committee Hearing – Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Minnesota FFA, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Meetings in the 7th, Clay County/Moorhead Joint Law Enforcement Center, Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission Annual Meeting.

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