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 9/15/2017

Sep 20, 2017 Newsletter

Bipartisan White House Meeting, Minnesota Farmers Union, Growth Energy, Minnesota Hospital Association/Minnesota HomeCare, American Cancer Society, Minnesota Pork Producers, Seneca Foods, American Frozen Food Institute, Conservation Corps, Custom Products of Litchfield, NAFO, AURI, Central Boiler, Minnesota Veterans of Foreign Wars, Fourtown-Grgyla ATV Trail, Hurricane Harvey Benefit, Dining Away Duchenne, Minnesota Farm Bureau, Farm Managers & Rural Appraisers, Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, AmericanHort, H.R. 453 – Wood Heaters Relief Bill, H.R. 424 – Gray Wolves Delisting Bill, Firefighter Cancer Registry Act, National POW/MIA Recognition Day, Congressional Gold Medal Awarded to Sen. Dole, Minnesota National Guard to help with Hurricane Relief, September is Suicide Prevention Month.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/8/2017

Sep 12, 2017 Newsletter

CFTC Commissioner Bowen, Farm Progress Show, Radio Interview with KFGO, West Otter Tail County Farmers Union, Red River Basin Commission Meeting, Governor Dayton Hosts Water Quality Town Halls, Minnesota Department of Agriculture Town Hall, 25BY25 Water Town Hall, Northwest Regional Development Commission, Minnesota Contamination Cleanup and Investigation Grants, Foodkeeper App

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/1/2017

Sep 6, 2017 Newsletter

Minnesota Alliance of Rural Addiction Treatment Programs, One Town - One Story, Farm Bill Listening Session, AgriTalk Radio, Land Stewardship Project, Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission, Chautauqua Festival, Opportunities to help the Survivors of Hurricane Harvey, E15 Available Earlier

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/25/2017

Aug 25, 2017 Newsletter

New Pilot Program at the Lake of the Woods, Douglas County Fair, McLeod County 4-H, 3M Hutchinson, Minnesota Housing Development’s Housing Institute, Rehab-Authority, University of Minnesota, Harmony River Place, Local Veteran Soars on Honor Flight Experience, 2017 Annual Passport Day.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/18/2017

Aug 25, 2017 Newsletter

Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, SJE-Rhombus, Otter Tail Coalition of Lakes Association Awards Banquet, Energy Champion Award, Red Baron Arena and Expo, Reinhart Foodservice, Governor Dayton 25BY25 Town Hall, Minnesota Farmers Union, Downtown Community Workshop, Detroit Lakes Tribune.

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