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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Jul 2, 2015 Newsletter

Rural Communications, Northland Community-Tech, Parish of Sacred Heart, KASM Radio, Sioux Falls VA, Fargo VA, Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, Fishing Guide Fees, Export-Import Bank, SPCC Agriculture Threshold, Paul Bunyan Day, Goodridge Centennial

Minnesota Delegation Calls for Fishing Guide Fee Exemption on Northern Border

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Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 6/26/2015

Jun 26, 2015 Newsletter

CNH, AGP, Minnesota 4-H, Congressional Art Competition, Lucas Portrait, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Ag Committee Food Aid, SNAP, Top State for Business

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 6/19/2015

Jun 19, 2015 Newsletter

Kittson County Veteran Memorial, MN Biodiesel Council, Custom Products, Farm Journal Foundation, FFA Leadership Conference, American Seed Trade Alliance, MREA Youth Tours, Fulda High School, Midwest Farm Energy Conference, U.S. Cotton Futures Act, Resilient Federal Forests Act, Medical Device Tax Repeal, How to Start a Business Class, National Pollinator Week

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 6/12/2015

Jun 12, 2015 Newsletter

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, American Agri-Women, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, Canadian Consul General, U.S. Trade Representative, Minnesota Propane Association, NRECA Rural Summit, VA Billing Procedure, CFTC Reauthorization, COOL Repeal, Joel Heitkamp, Conservation Hearing, T-HUD Appropriations, Gray Wolf Update, Dairy Month

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