More on Economy and Jobs

Aug 3, 2012

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/3

2012 London Olympics, WE Fest, floor update, drought assistance, 2012 Farm Bill

May 22, 2012

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Critical Trade Office Will Stay Open to Assist Local Minnesota Exporters

Klobuchar, Franken and Peterson pushed to keep open the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service Office in Kazakhstan; closing the office would have hurt local Minnesota businesses that export their products to the country.

Nov 30, 2011

Air Service to Thief River Falls Will Continue

Following Delta’s announcement that it was discontinuing service to greater Minnesota airports, Klobuchar, Franken and Peterson worked with Thief River Falls to ensure continued service to the community

Sep 22, 2011

Reps. Peterson, Smith, and Sens. Portman, Pryor Introduce Bill to Reduce Red Tape

Bipartisan Measure is Biggest Effort to Reform Regulatory Process in More Than a Decade

Sep 6, 2011

Perham awarded EDA funds for wastewater treatment

Congressman Collin Peterson announced that the City of Perham has been awarded $2.4 million from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration for investment in the city’s wastewater treatment system

Sep 30, 2010

Hutchinson Senior Care Awarded Funds For Senior Nursing Facility

Hutchinson Senior Care Services was awarded USDA Rural Development funds to construct a senior nursing facility.

Jan 29, 2010

Peterson's Statement about the President's State of the Union Address

“Cut spending, focus on the economy and jobs, and work together to get things done”. That’s exactly what we need to be doing to get our country back on track and if he’s serious about that then I think Congress will do its part too.