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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Peterson visits Red Rock Central Secondary School to celebrate National Blue Ribbon award

Oct 18, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/12/2018

Oct 15, 2018 Newsletter

Year-Round E15 Sales, Adams on Agriculture, Counting for Dollars: Census-Guided Financial Assistance to Rural Areas, Uponor Hutchinson Facility Ribbon Cutting, Social Security Administration Announces 2018 Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA), Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, North Star Electric Coop, Day at Home Event in Alexandria, Rural Minnesota Concentrated Employment Program, Germany / Minnesota Energy Partnership, Southwest Area Transportation Partnership, A Musical Tribute to Norway, National Farmers Day, Welcome Kaelib!.

Administration Takes Peterson’s Advice on Year-round E15

Oct 9, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/5/2018

Oct 9, 2018 Newsletter

Dam 4 Trail Opening in Beltrami Island State Forest, Complete Streets Celebration in Glenwood, Bipartisan Progress on the Farm Bill, 2019 Health Insurance Rates, Addressing Teacher Shortages Act of 2018, Minnesota Air National Guard, Advocating for Biodiesel, Combating the Opioid Crisis, National Eating Disorders Association, Urging FDA to Reclassify Pulse Crops as “Grain”, National Association of Trailer Manufacturers, Highway 2 West Manufacturers Association, League of Minnesota Cities, National Manufacturing Day, National Cooperatives Month, AGRI Milk Cooler Grants Available.

2019 individual and small group health insurance rates announced

Oct 4, 2018 Press Release

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