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Peterson Op-Ed: Amendments to Climate Change Bill Were Necessary (07/16/09)

Glencoe Airport Receives Federal Designation (07/10/09)

Peterson Introduces Legislation To Name Alex VA Clinic After Max Beilke (07/09/09)

Peterson Announces Rural Emergency Responder Funding in Climax, Deer Creek and Sunburg (05/22/09)

Roseau Flood Control Project Will Move Forward With Stimulus Funds (04/28/09)

Peterson meets with President Obama on Minnesota Flood Situation (03/25/09)

Peterson sponsoring interactive meeting on community-based food systems (03/17/09)

Peterson statement on stimulus package (01/29/09)

Peterson supports new GI bill (06/20/08)

Department of Labor acknowledges trade agreements harmed Montevideo Technology (06/13/08)

The Ag Committee

For information about my work with the Agriculture Committee, please click here to visit the Committee’s website.

H1N1 Flu

Questions about the H1N1 flu? The Center for Disease Control has answers.

Flood Recovery

Check here for information about the flood recovery.

FY 2010 Project Requests

Congressman Peterson’s 2010 appropriations project requests

Congressman Peterson’s 2010 SAFETEA-LU project requests

Sustainable Agriculture and the Farm Bill

Congressman Peterson recently hosted a  meeting on organic, locally grown and sustainable agriculture programs in the 2008 Farm Bill.

The full agenda

Presentation materials:

The Stimulus

Check here for information on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.  

International Travel Information

Traveling to Canada or another country?  Check here for information on what you will need.  


Spotlight on


Farm Bill in Brief

Previewing 2007 Farm Bill

Renewable Energy Production 

Ethanol & Biofuels

Committee on Agriculture


New Direction: Energy


New Direction: Making College More Affordable

Health Care & Medicare Reform

New Direction: Affordable Health Care



New Direction: Economy 


7th District Highway Projects

Social Security / Retirement 

New Direction: Retirement Security

Water Resources

Military & Veterans Affairs

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