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 7/24/2015

Jul 24, 2015 Newsletter

National Pork Producers, Hot Dog Luncheon, FFA State Presidents Conference, Alzheimer Association, USDA Oversight Hearing, Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, ADA

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 7/17/2015

Jul 17, 2015 Newsletter

National Turkey Federation, Corn Growers, Soybean Association, Special Education, Dan Glickman, Busch Ag Day, Christians United for Israel, MN Farm Bureau, 340B Hospitals, HR 1599, Land-Grant Universities, SNAP, 4-H Caucus, C-SPAN Educator Conference, Capitol Rotunda Closures

Van Hollen, McMorris Rodgers, Peterson, and Fortenberry Launch 4-H Congressional Caucus

Jul 17, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 7-10-2015

Jul 10, 2015 Newsletter

AgriBank, Center for Native American Youth, McLeod County Commissioner, FCCLA, Winds of the Prairie Ministries, National Small Watershed Coalition, Minnesota Corn Growers, Alexandria Plastics, Resilient Federal Forests Act, Glencoe Municipal Airport

Peterson Announces $1.8 Million for Glencoe Airport

Jul 10, 2015 Press Release

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