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March 11, 2020 Newsletter
Perham Health Visit, Wyatt Schmidt Appointed to Air Force Academy, Veterans Affairs, Hancock Public School Receives Blue Ribbon Designation, Prairie Producers’ Industrial Hemp Growers Meeting, AgriGrowth Legislative Reception, Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC), Minnesota Housing Partnership (MHP), American Short Line & Regional Railroad Association, Minnesota Business Aviation Association, Minnesota Hunger Alliance, National Sunflower Association, School Land Trust, Minnesota Humanities Center, University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, Pediatric Dentists, Minnesota Public Employees Retirement Association (MN PERA), American Battlefield Trust, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) & Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Advocates, Celebrating the Life of Norma Hanson, Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Tips to Stay Healthy, MN Department of Ag Seeking School Dairy Grant Applications, and Congressional Art Competition.
March 2, 2020 Newsletter
Disaster Assistance Secured for Sugar, Excessive Moisture, and Drought, Minnesota Disabled American Veterans (MN DAV), VA Secretary Wilkie, MN Department of Veterans Affairs, Agricultural staff associations, Natural Resource Conservation Service, Tim Dufault, USA Rice Federation, Innovative Wood Products, American Wild Game and Livestock Protection Act, Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Thom Peterson, Minnesota National Guard, Minnesota Civil Air Patrol (CAP), Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association, Minnesota Department of Transportation, National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA), Prairie Public Broadcasting, Sioux Falls Vet Center, Southwest MN Workforce Development Board, Job Fair and Hot Jobs, Northern Hazelnut Growers Meeting in Brainerd, MN Credit Unions Association, National Association of Health Underwriters, Minnesota Broadcasters Association, Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare, Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA), Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Minnesota Space Grant Consortium, Advocates for Energy Assistance, H.R. 1379 the Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act (ELSA), Congressional Art Competition, Coronavirus: What You Need to Know, Planning to Fly Domestically? Get your Real ID before October 1st, Veterans Scholarship for Tuition Free Master’s Program, and Register Your Workplace for Census@Work Day.
February 20, 2020 Newsletter
FEMA Underestimation Delegation Letter, West Point Appointments, Sec. Perdue, Agriculture Retailers Association, MN Pork Producers Association, Holstein USA, USA Rice Producers Association, Kathy Zeman, White Earth Nation, Veterans Affairs, Minnesota State Board of Trustees, Center for Lyme Action, Dauntless Air, Hearth Patio and Barbecue Association, Sustainable Farming Association Annual Conference, Minnesota DHS Commissioner, Minnesota Fraternal Order of Police, Minnesota National Guard Enlisted Association, Lead for Minnesota, Minnesota Department of Health Office of Rural Health & Primary Care, Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition, Special Olympics International, Prairie Island Indian Community, Neurofibromatosis North Central, UMN Water Resources Center, North Country Trail Association, National Federation for the Blind, Debbie’s Dream Foundation, Winter in the 7th, Legislative Update: Bridging Responsible Ag Conservation Efforts Act, White House Agriculture Budget Request, MDH says Minnesota at Low Risk for Coronavirus, Don’ Delay Purchase of Flood Insurance, FEMA Resources on the Great Lakes High Water.
February 20, 2020 Newsletter
Biofuels Caucus Letter, National Prayer Breakfast, Veterans Affairs, Power and Communications Contractors Association, Minnesota Rural Water Association, Minnesota Association of Small Cities, Education in Minnesota, West Central Initiative’s Legislative Breakfast, Minnesota Healthcare Nonprofits, Minnesota Drug Abuse Prevention, Minnesota Local Taxpayer Advocate, University of Minnesota Extension SNAP Ed, Mining in North East Minnesota, USDA Issues Third Payment of MFP, Aquaculture Boosts Economies in Western Minnesota, Cormorant Management, and New Beginning for Tribal Students Grant Program.
December 9, 2019 Newsletter
TRACED Act, International Dairy Foods Association Leadership Award, HVAC, ELSA Update, Jim and Rosie Clemenson, Ecolab, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, American Crystal Sugar Meeting, Military and Veteran Exchange, United Veterans Legislative Council Meeting, Minnesota Hemp Conference Expo 2019, U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, Import-Export Bank Reauthorization, USDA Announces CRP General Signup, Renewable Fuel Standard Update, American Agriwomen Elects National Officers, Social Security Administration Expanding Field Office Hours, and Telemedicine Expansion.
November 18, 2019 Newsletter
Fish and Wildlife meetings, Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture, Dr. Beth Thompson, National Cotton Council, Stronger America Through Seafood, Veteran’s Affairs Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Glenn Johnson Pin Presentation, HVAC, Blue Ribbon Schools, Conservation Minnesota, Citizen’s Climate Lobby, the Senior’s League, Doosen Bobcat Ribbon Cutting, Enbridge Tour in NW Minnesota, Apple Tree Fergus Falls, Northwest Minnesota Foundation, Campus Advisory and Advancement Board from the UMC tours the Sugar Beet Museum, Lake Bronson Veterans’ Memorial, Rural Hospital Frontier Workforce Fairness Act, China Lifts Ban on Imports of U.S. Poultry, USDA Extends Flexibility of Crop Insurance Premiums, Letter on Midwest Propane Shortages, 100th Anniversary of the American Farm Bureau Federation, and St. Paul Regional Labor Federation.
November 4, 2019 Newsletter
Impeachment Statement, Serving the 7th on Rural Frontier Fairness Act, CFTC, Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research, Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau, Agriculture Labor Reform Legislation, Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Hearing, HVAC, AIPAC, Economic Development Commission on Kandiyohi County and the City of Willmar, United Steelworkers, Blue Ribbon Ceremony at Lincoln Elementary, Round Table with Gov. Walz in East Grand Forks, Enbridge Pipeline 3, Ortonville Water Tower, Living Memories of World War II, Epilepsy Awareness Month, USDA Announce Hemp Program, and Halloween Blizzard.
October 28, 2019 Newsletter
Fall Farming Assistance, WHIP+, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Under Secretary Ibach, Congressional Lyme Disease Caucus, Helena Agri-Enterprises, Concordia Students, Vasa Park Association of Southern California, Bill Adams, Minnesota Oral Health Coalition, American Horse Council, Service Academy Night in Windom, 4-H, Wind Turbine Blade, Violence Intervention Project, HJ Res 2, Student Loans Questionnaire, House Energy and Commerce Hearing on Small Refinery Exemptions, Vote Clarification on H.J. Res. 77, American Federation of Government Employees, Retired Educators Association of Minnesota, Ignite Your Future
October 16, 2019 Newsletter
Weather in Minnesota, Upcoming Service Academy Night, Parkers Prairie School Visit, Spirit of Enterprise Award, Custom Products of Litchfield 60th Anniversary, Minnesota West, Pipestone County Medical Center and Family Clinic Avera, National 4-H Week, Minnesota Council of Non-Profits, Fall Tamarack Trees, Exploring Tribal, County, and Municipal Cooperation in Minnesota, Social Security Announce Benefit Increase for 2020, Grey Wolf Bill, and World Mental Health Day
September 30, 2019 Newsletter
Upcoming Service Academy Nights, Joint Subcommittee Hearing on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management and Livestock and Foreign Agriculture, Continuing Resolution, Farm Credit Administration, House Veterans Affairs Committee, National Association of FSA County Office Employees, Federal Reserve Presidents, Association of Equipment Manufacturers, USDA, Minnesota Corn Growers, Establishing the 4-H Caucus, Congressional Biofuels Caucus Letter, Minnesota Association of Community Mental Health, MNsure, Bill Adams, Southwest West Central Service Cooperative, Service Academy Nights, Fourtown Gygla Sportsmen’s Club, Museum Day, Legislative Update on the Continuing Resolution, News and Views with Joel Heitkamp, Concordia Alum nominated for Emmy, and FEMA Congressional Advisory.