Press Releases

Oct 21, 2015

Peterson Leads Bipartisan Letter in Support of Strong Final RFS Rule

Issues: Energy

Members Urge the EPA to get the RFS Program Back on Track

Oct 1, 2015

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, McCollum, Ellison, Walz, Nolan Call on Army Corps of Engineers to Protect Water Quality in Voyageurs National Park

In a letter, the lawmakers urge the Army Corps of Engineers to include funding for the Voyageurs National Park Clean Water Project in the FY 2016 Civil Works Plan; The plan aims to increase water quality and long-term wastewater treatment solutions in the park while creating jobs and boosting economic growth.

Sep 16, 2015

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Call for Strongest Level of Funding for Lewis & Clark Water Project

In a letter to the Senate and House Appropriations Committees, and the Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittees, the lawmakers pressed for funding to advance construction on the Lewis & Clark project