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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Peterson statement on Governor Dayton’s decision to appoint Lt. Governor Tina Smith to the U.S. Senate

Dec 13, 2017 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 12/8/2017

Dec 11, 2017 Newsletter

International Franchise Association, Western Peanut Growers, National Restaurant Association, USDA Farm Service Agency, Fort Leonard Wood, Minnesota Ducks Unlimited, Red River Farm Network, International Dairy Foods Association, National Christmas Tree Lighting, Citizen’s Climate Lobby, Minnesota Food Charter Network, Northwest Regional Development Commission, Minnesota Governors Council, North Country Food Bank, and H.R. 453 Wood Heaters Relief Bill.

Peterson statement on Senator Franken’s resignation

Dec 7, 2017 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 12/1/2017

Dec 4, 2017 Newsletter

National Grange Champion of Rural America Award, National Biodiesel Board, National Association of Conservation Districts, Organic Trade Association, Minnesota Agricultural Land Rental Rates, Buffer Regulation, National Christmas Tree Lighting, Bemidji wins ‘Best MN Town’ Contest, Pipestone County 4-H Family of the Year, and Epilepsy Awareness Month.

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 11/22/2017

Nov 27, 2017 Newsletter

Presidential Turkey Pardoning, AgriTalk, USDA Thanksgiving Food Safety Tips, Adoptive Family Portrait Project, Rural Economic Development Group, Northwest Regional Soil and Water Conservation Meeting, Red River Water Management Board, University of Minnesota Crookston.

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