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Sep 14, 2012

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 9/14

Rally for 2012 Farm Bill, meetings with MN Pork Producers, American Cancer Society, Growth Energy, Minnesota Farm Bureau, Minnesota Farmers Union, and more

May 18, 2012

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/18

Farm Bill meetings, veterans education, Simpson-Bowles budget, celebrating agriculture, and an update from the Ag Committee

May 11, 2012

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 5/11

Rural Post Offices, Senior Corps, Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act, Rural Pharmacies, Agriculture

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.

Sep 28, 2010

Peterson Co-Sponsors Bill To Reduce Red Tape For Business

Congressman Peterson announced his support and co-sponsorship for H.R. 5141, the Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act. This will eliminate Section 9006 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which puts unnecessarily burdensome rules upon small businesses.

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.

Nov 7, 2009

Peterson statement on health care bill

“We need health care reform and we need to control and reduce health care costs – I know it and most Minnesotans know it. We also need everyone – Democrats and Republicans – to work together to make coverage more affordable for individuals and families, and to bring current and future costs under control."

Oct 6, 2009

Peterson assists TRF Hospital with dialysis unit

With a long list of dialysis patients in the Thief River Falls area waiting to receive care closer to home, Congressman Collin Peterson is pleased to announce that the Merit Care Dialysis Unit in Thief River Falls will be open soon.