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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Congressman Collin Peterson wants to share an opportunity for you to stay up to date on his work in Washington, D.C. and in Minnesota. Peterson, who represents 38 counties in western Minnesota, provides a weekly newsletter for his constituents with updates on meetings and events happening in Washington, D.C. and at home.
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Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/16/2018

Mar 19, 2018 Newsletter

Bemidji VA, Department of Agriculture Secretary Purdue, Minnesota Soybean Growers, Minnesota Association of Community Health Centers, Students from the Seventh, National Corn Growers Association, Army Corps of Engineers, National Sunflower Association, Yahoo Finance, Supporting Farmers in Stressful Times.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/9/2018

Mar 12, 2018 Newsletter

Association of Minnesota Counties, Wood Heater Legislation, Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, Minnesota Veterans of Foreign Wars, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Highway 23 Coalition Annual Meeting, Minnesota School Nutrition Association, Minnesota Farm Bureau, Independent Petroleum Association of America, Independent Community Bankers, Minnesota Lamb and Wool Producers, Barnes Aastad, Adams on Agriculture, Department of Natural Resources Off-Highway Trail Meeting, American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Great Lakes Commission, University of Minnesota, National Barley Improvement Committee, Tri-Societies, Redwood Area Best Practices Series, Northwest Regional Development Commission, Saint Cloud Veterans Affairs Health Care Meeting.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 3/2/2018

Mar 5, 2018 Newsletter

National Governors Association, Agriculture Committee Business Meeting, Discussion on KFGO, Disabled American Veterans, Minnesota American Legion, Independent Grain Dealers of Minnesota and North Dakota, Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association, Daniel Haugen, Prairie Public Broadcasting, Minnesota Department of Transportation, Landsverk’s Organic Valley Dairy Farm, Fosston Farm Forum, American Grown Cut-Flower Association, Minnesota National Guard, Minnesota Credit Union Network, Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges, Minnesota AgriGrowth Council, Northern Plains Potato Growers, Perham Economic Development Authority.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 2/23/2018

Feb 26, 2018 Newsletter

Hutchinson Economic Development Authority, Ryegrass Production Meeting, USDA Launches Website with Resources to Combat Opioid Abuse, University of Minnesota Crookston, Red River Water Management Board, International Crop Expo.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 2/16/2018

Feb 20, 2018 Newsletter

MNsure, National FFA, Board of Trustees for Minnesota State, Fraternal Order of Police, American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC), Farmers' Rice Cooperative, USA Rice, Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps, Early Childhood and Head Start Programming, National Agricultural Aviation Association, Syngenta's "Leadership at its Best", University of Minnesota Health Science Center Groundbreaking, Clay and Wilkin County Farm Bureau, Mid-Minnesota Regional Development Commission, Highway 2 West Manufacturers Association

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