Press Releases

Oct 22, 2014

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce $8 Million to Improve Electric Infrastructure in Minnesota’s Red River Valley

Support will allow Red River Valley Cooperative Power Association to build or improve 84 miles of distribution lines

Oct 8, 2014

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Over $120,000 in COPS Grant Funding for Lower Sioux Indian Community

Klobuchar, Franken have introduced legislation to reauthorize funding for the COPS program to strengthen support for local enforcement and put more cops on the street to fight crime

Oct 7, 2014

Rep. Peterson Honored with Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence

Nation’s Largest Industrial Trade Association Says Rep. Peterson Champion of Manufacturing

Oct 2, 2014

Minnesota Delegation: Disaster Loans Available for Small Businesses and Other Organizations Affected by Flooding in 49 Counties

Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses and other organizations that suffered financial losses as a result of this summer’s heavy precipitation and flooding.

Oct 2, 2014

Minnesota Delegation Requests Meeting With VA Secretary to Discuss Reports of Falsified Records at Minneapolis VA Health Care System

Issues: Veterans

In a letter, the delegation requested a meeting with Secretary McDonald to discuss the findings of that investigation once it’s completed to help ensure steps are taken to correct problems and punish any wrongdoing