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 10/13/2017

Oct 16, 2017 Newsletter

Fargo Veterans Affairs, Minnesota Public Radio, AgriTalk, U.S. Department of Commerce, CentraCare Health, League of Minnesota Cities, Grand Opening Workforce Development Center, pacesetter Prize, Region 9 Aviation and Economic Development Forum, MAELC 2017 Agriculture Education Listening Session, Agriculture Committee Update, National Farmers Day, Global Fertilizer Day

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/6/2017

Oct 11, 2017 Newsletter

Minnesota State Chancellor and Board of Trustees, Drainage Water Management on a Watershed Scale, Minnesota Public Radio, University of Minnesota Morris Chancellor Inauguration, NW Regional League of Minnesota Cities, Legislative Update, Agriculture Committee Update, Gray Wolf Legislation, Rural Broadband Funding, National Manufacturing Day, and World Livestock Auctioneering Contest.

Peterson and Cramer lead bipartisan letter in support of rural broadband funding

Oct 3, 2017 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/29/2017

Oct 2, 2017 Newsletter

Minnesota Department of Human Resources, Minnesota Rural Electric Association, Minnesota Credit Union Network, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, National Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association, Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, National Farmers Union, National Association of Wheat Growers, CFTC Commissioner Behnam, Minnesota Prairie Line Railroad 15 Year Anniversary, Consul General of Canada, FDA Duchenne Hearing, Ag and Animal Science Conference (AASC), Minnewaska Community Health Services, Humane Society, National Science Foundation Grant, Highway 2 West Manufacturers Association, Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs 2017 Leadership Conference, Fall beyond the Yellow Ribbon Company Seminar, Grand Forks Air Base, and Remembering Jamie Alan Hyatt

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/22/2017

Sep 25, 2017 Newsletter

Digi-Key’s Groundbreaking Celebration, RS Fiber Cooperative, Cougar Cub Daycare Center, Point of View with Chris Berg, Minnesota Association of School Administrators, 100th Anniversary of Graystone Hotel, Security Tour at the Minneapolis Airport, Balaton Bay Reef Training and Engineering Center, Veterans Affairs Mental Health Summit, Congressman Paulsen’s Service Academy Night, Medicare Buy-In and Health Care Stabilization Act, and Drug-Free Communities Support Program.

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