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 9/4/2015

Sep 4, 2015 Newsletter

Avian Flu Recovery, MN State Cattlemen Association, Army Corps of Engineers, SoMN Beet Sugar Cooperative, Rembrandt Foods, MPR Radio, Red River Basin Commission Board, Sauk Centre AARP, American Cancer Foundation, MN Council on Foundations, Jobs for the Future, Every Kid in a Park, Airport Infrastructure

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Nearly $250,000 to Improve Infrastructure at Baudette Airport

Sep 4, 2015 Press Release

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Over $110,000 to Improve Infrastructure at Thief River Falls Airport

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Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Over $265,000 to Improve Infrastructure at Detroit Lakes Airport

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Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Nearly $125,000 to Improve Infrastructure at the Todd Field Airport

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