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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 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Representatives Collin Peterson (D-MN) and Scott Tipton (R-CO) introduced the bipartisan Rural Hospital Frontier Workforce Fairness Act to provide Sole Community Hospitals with increased funding to hire staff.

November 12, 2019 Newsletter
Minnesota Delegation Requests Aid for Farmers Struggling with Flooding, Town Hall Meeting in Crookston, Fish and Wildlife Service Roundtable, American Crystal Sugar Board Meeting, Agriculture Town Hall, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Kidney Community Advocates, Good Samaritan Society, Department of VA in the District, Roots of the Red River Valley, Veterans’ Day is a Call to Action, EPA Seeks Nominations for Farm, Ranch, and Rural Communities Advisory Committee, News and Views with Joel Heitkamp, Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and First American Legion in Minneapolis.
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.
September 30, 2019 Newsletter
Dairy Margin Coverage, Upcoming Service Academy Nights, Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry, CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert, Tyson Fresh Meats, Mexican Ambassador to the United States, Robert Lighthizer, MN National Guard, National Association of Federally Impacted Schools, Bill Introduction: Delisting Gray Wolves, MN Rural Electric Association, American Physical Therapy Association Private Practice Section, Lakes Region EMS/American Ambulance Association, Alzheimer’s Association, Polaris, Blue Ribbon Schools, League of Minnesota Cities Regional Meeting in Perham, Vibrant Broadband, MN Department of Veterans Affairs, Gold Star Mother’s Day, Kittson County Farms Union Annual Meeting, Protecting America’s Food and Agriculture Act, Ag Week Interview, and Congressional Biofuels Caucus Letter.
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.
September 3, 2019 Newsletter
Addressing Questions about Market Facilitation Program, Rural Stress Network, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Detroit Lakes Office House, Randy Kempfer, Dan Rea, Glenwood State Bank, UTU Railroad Employees, New Horizon Farms, AARP, American Crystal Sugar Plant, Northern Woodwork, Batch Block Opera House in Staples, and the American Farm Bureau Federation.
August 16, 2019 Newsletter
Merchant Mariners, Minnesota Farmfest, Partners in Agriculture Innovation, Big Stone 4-Hers, Perham Sportsman Club Annual Banquet, Walmart Academy, Renewable Energy Working Session, Center for Disease Control Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, County Veterans Service Officer, POW Chair, Grant Herfindahl, and USDA Applications for Small Business Innovation Research Program Grants.
July 29, 2019 Newsletter
Multiemployer Pensions Act, Minnesota Soybean Growers Association, Market Facilitation Program, Minnesota Rural Electric Association, Friend of the Farm Credit Award, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Market to Market Interview, University of Minnesota Crookston, House Veterans’ Affairs Hearing, Minnesota Department of Transportation, Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association, National Alliance to End Homelessness, Minnesota Association of Service Dog Providers, GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer, Independent Living Council, School Social Work Association of America, American Legion Boys and Girls Nation, Minnesota Broadcasters Association, Minnesota Craft Distillers, Thrivent Financial, Minnesota Extension Rural Stress Task Force, Inter-County Community Action Agency, Yellow Medicine County First Responders, and the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act.
July 29, 2019 Newsletter
Federal Grants, Chairman’s Corner (Minnesota Turkey Growers Association, Minnesota Corn Growers Association, Minnesota Pork Producers Association, Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee Hearing, Biotechnology Horticulture and Research Subcommittee Hearing), National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias, North American Meat Institute Holds Annual Hot Dog Lunch, Hearing from You, Women in Ag Tour, CentraCare and Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Riverwood Healthcare Center, 340B Health, American Public Health Association, Melrose Student Attends the Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University, Red River Valley Agricultural Leadership Celebration, Annual Crop and Soils Day, Northarvest Bean Growers Association, Stoneray Wind Project, FRS Works Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Pork Producers Lose $1 Billion from China Trade War.

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