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Jan 27, 2014

Minnesota Lawmakers, Governor Dayton Call for Immediate Action to Address Critical Propane Shortage

In a letter to President Obama, the lawmakers and Governor urged the Administration to knock down regulatory barriers and take additional steps to alleviate the shortage and provide relief to families and agriculture producers.

Jan 17, 2014

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 1/17/2014

EPA meeting, tour requests, Moorheads new mayor, FEMA Youth Preparedness Council, and economic disaster loans.

Jan 15, 2014

Peterson Meets with EPA Administrator on RFS

House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson today hosted a meeting with members of Congress and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to express their disappointment in EPA’s proposed volume numbers for 2014. The EPA has proposed significant reductions to the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS).

Dec 13, 2013

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 12/13

Farm bill update, MN Telecom Alliance, Cargill, and SEIU meetings, National Guards birthday, and a few legislative updates.

Dec 6, 2013

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 12/6

Farm Bill update, MN state legislators visit Washington, Doctor of the Year, military matters, and new community center for the village of Big Elbow Lake.

Nov 16, 2013

White Earth awarded $600,000 from Energy Department for biomass project

(Washington, DC) -- Congressman Collin Peterson announced that the White Earth Tribal Council has been awarded $642,899 from the U.S. Department of Energy to create a woody biomass-fueled boiler facility at the boiler room of the Tribe’s casino and hotel in Mahnomen, Minnesota.

Oct 11, 2013

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 10/11

Gridlock in Washington, Minnesota Soldiers deployed, Postal Service update, Growth Energy, Walk to End Alzheimers, National 4-H Week, and a tribute to Senator Rod Grams.

Sep 13, 2013

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/13

9/11 Anniversary, MN Pork Producers, MN Farm Bureau, MN Farmers Union, Golden Triangle award, MFU FFA Essay Winner Alexis Strong, World Alzheimers Month, Growth Energy, Schwan Food, and visitors from the 7th.

Aug 30, 2013

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/30

Two manufacturing tours, Frazee visit, Wild Rice Electric Co-op, Valley News Live interview, flag presentation, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation meeting, and Princess Kay of the Milky Way.

Aug 2, 2013

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/2

Farm Bill update, visit to Iowa City to talk Farm Bill, celebrating the 48th anniversary of Medicare and the 55th anniversary of NASA, and visits from the White Earth Tribal Nation and the Missouri River Energy Services.

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