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May 13, 2019 Newsletter
Constituent Services, Chairman’s Corner (Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Hearing, Compeer Financial, CoBank), House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs, Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Schools in D.C., Willmar Friends Appointed to Service Academies, Congressional Art Competition Winner, Stearns County Attorney, Transportation and Infrastructure Meetings, U.S. Bank, Institute for Portfolio Alternatives, National Association of Addiction Treatment, Minnesota Lymphedema Advocacy Group, Federal Disaster Assistance, Highway 2 West Manufacturers Association Meeting, Small Business Administration Association Meeting, Minnesota Association of County Office Employees Convention, Library of Congress Books Presented to Ortonville Public Library, Focus on the Debt (Disaster Funds), Minneapolis Passport Agency Anniversary Event, Up to $2500 Match for STEM Interns, Protect Your Move.
May 6, 2019 Newsletter
Constituent Services, Chairman’s Corner (CODEL Highlights, State of Dairy Subcommittee Hearing, State of the CFTC Subcommittee Hearing, HVAC Veterans Suicide Hearing, HVAC Subcommittee on Health Hearing, Lake Region Healthcare, Minnesota Rural Electric Association, Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota, Minnesota Nurses Association, Minnesota United Snowmobile Association, Minnesota Breast Cancer Coalition, We Are Golf, National Electrical Contractors Association, National Coalition for Assistive and Rehab Technology, Kelsey Melgaard, Fargo VA Quarterly Veteran Service Officer Meeting, Civil Servant of the Year, VA Research Day, RiverView Health in Crookston, Northwest Private Industry Council, Service Academy Night, Focus on the Debt (Pell Grants), Legislative Update, Energy Grant Opportunities, MinnRoast 2019.
April 29, 2019 Newsletter
Chairman’s Corner (CODEL and Trade Issues, AMPI Letter – USMCA), Small Business Administration Releases State Profiles, Farmers for Free Trade, Mulder Family, Infectious Diseases Society of America, Pipestone Area Chamber, Sioux Falls VA Chapel Rededication, Focus on the Debt, Medical Alley Day, Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019, Marching Band Needed for 2020 Memorial Day Parade.
April 24, 2019 Newsletter
E2 Visa Reform, Town Hall in Detroit Lakes, April Snowstorm Impacts the 7th, Flood Management Projects in Action, News and View with Joel Heitkamp, Point of View with Chris Berg, Minnesota Telecomm Alliance, Minnesota Dental Association, University of Minnesota Extension, Minnesota Network of Hospice and Palliative Care, American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management, Alexandria Technical & Community College, Rural Voices Listening Session in Alexandria, Legislative District 4 Town Hall Meeting in Moorhead, 2018 Congressional Art Competition Winner Jenika Moen, Focus on the Debt, Tickets for Troops.
April 9, 2019 Newsletter
Wood Heaters, Rural Utilities Service, Dairy Meeting with Senator Smith in Litchfield, Minnesota State Cattleman’s Association, Land O’Lakes Board Members, House Agriculture Subcommittee Hearings, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Tony Lourey, Marvin Windows and Doors, Department of Veterans Affairs Seal, Students from Hawley and New York Mills, 2019 State of the White Earth Nation, Minnesota Rural Education Association, Minnesota Bankers Association, St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce, Minnesota Funeral Directors Association, Alzheimer’s Association, American Coalition for Ethanol, Child Care Aware, Water Environment Federation, Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill, Mortgage Bankers Association, Professional Insurance Agents of Minnesota, Network Lobby, American Association of Justice, Volunteer Driver Tax Appreciation Act, The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Discharge Petition, Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act, Gold Star Spouses Day.
March 25, 2019 Newsletter
Meeting with Customs and Border Protection, Chairman’s Corner (Minnesota Soybean Growers Association), Town Hall Meetings in Alexandria.
March 11, 2019 Newsletter
Letter to EPA on Wood Heaters, Letter to Education Secretary DeVos on Argosy University Closures, Detroit Lakes Veterans Town Hall, Meeting with Veterans in Willmar and Hutchinson, Chairman’s Corner (Bob Fox, Barnes-Aastad, Midwest Dairy, Jim Fisher, University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota Extension, Tri-Societies, National Sunflower Association), Students United, Minnesota Veterans of Foreign Wars, Minnesota National Guard, 340B Health, TSC Advocates, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, American Medical Association, SHAPE America, Clean Water Action and Clean Water Fund of Minnesota, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, Minnesota Humanities Center, Motorcycle Riders Foundation, Minnesota Census Mobilization Partnership & the Minnesota Council on Foundations, Virtual Dementia Tour, Winter in Minnesota, Child Care Workforce and Facilities Act, Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act.
March 4, 2019 Newsletter
IRS publishes Notice Providing Relief for Farmers Filling Deadline after Peterson Letter, Agriculture Committee Hearing with Secretary Perdue, Veterans’ Affairs Committee Hearing with Secretary Wilkie, Chairman’s Corner (Minnesota Agriculture & Rural Leadership, Red River Valley Sugarbeet Association, Northern Plains Potato Growers Association, Minnesota Farmers Union, American Coalition for Ethanol, Minnesota School Nutrition Association, Hormel Foods), National Indian Gaming Association, Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, Minnesota Broadcasters Association, AIPAC, East Grand Forks Chamber of Commerce, Prairie Public Broadcasting, Fraternal Order of Police, Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association (MMUA), Minnesota Biofuels Association, Kittson County Natural Resource Conservation Service, Opportunity Zones Workshop, Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act, The Child Care Workforce and Facilities Act.
February 19, 2019 Newsletter
Dear Friends, This week, Congress enacted legislation to fund the remaining government agencies through September 30, 2019. This legislation provides certainty to the federal employees, farmers, businesses, and many others that depend on the government to deliver essential services.
January 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON- During the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Democratic Caucus Organizational Meeting, Congressman Collin C. Peterson (D-Minn.) joined the Subcommittee on Health and the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.

“I am looking forward to addressing the health needs of our veterans, especially those living in rural areas, and providing oversight over important programs impacting our veterans,” Peterson said.

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