Peterson Calls on the USDA to Protect U.S. Dairy Farmers

In a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Klobuchar, Franken, and Peterson urged the agency to use its secretarial authority to take action to protect the nation’s dairy farmers from further crisis and to aid in the expansion and maintenance of domestic markets
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Farmfest 2016

This year’s Farmfest featured more than 500 exhibitors educating thousands of visitors and providing updates on the agriculture industry. As the Ranking Member of the Agriculture Committee, I always appreciate the chance to hear from farmers directly about how farm programs are working and new developments in the agriculture economy.
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Peterson Secures over $15 Million in Transportation Funding

Since July, I have funneled $15,387,103.00 in grants from the Department of Transportation to regional airports throughout the 7th District. Local airports provide critical economic opportunities to our rural communities, and I will continue to fight for strong transportation funding throughout Minnesota.
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Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 1/13/2017

Jan 17, 2017 Newsletter

USDA Chief Economist, Minnesota Hospital Association, CentraCare Long Prairie, United Way, Regulatory Accountability Act, Commodity End-Used Relief Act, Delisting Gray Wolves, Wood Heaters Bill, Budget Resolution

Peterson Applauds House Passage of Regulatory Accountability Act of 2017

Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 1/6/2017

Jan 12, 2017 Newsletter

Welcoming Congressman Lewis, Priorities for the 115th Congress, National Corn Growers Association, Association of Minnesota Counties, Minnesota Department of Human Services, RVI, and National Endowment for the Humanities Exhibit.

Peterson, Goodlatte Introduce Legislation to Ease Wood Stove Regulations

Jan 11, 2017 Press Release

Peterson, Duffy, Cheney Introduce Gray Wolf Legislation

Jan 11, 2017 Press Release

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