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  1. Corn syrup's DC attack on sugar could hit Minnesota beet industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Star Tribune

    ... that I'm aware of where you've got one ag group hiring lobbyists to attack another ag group," said U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota, a 25-year House member and one-time chairman of the House Agriculture Committee. It is also the first time the ...

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  2. Minnesota lawmakers, activists weigh in as Congress ponders delisting gray wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Star Tribune

    ... not recovered. We'd like to see continued recovery efforts before they are removed from the list." Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., has been outspoken about delisting the gray wolves since December, when a U.S. District Court put them back on the ...

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  3. Keeping energy affordableRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Hill

    ... Protection Act, along with my colleagues, Reps. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.), Morgan Griffith (R-Va.), and Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), to address EPA's proposed rule on existing fossil fuel fired power plants. The Ratepayer Protection Act is a practical ...

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  4. Paulsen's medical device tax repeal bill garners near veto-proof House majorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Star Tribune

    ... and Tom Emmer, voted to kill the tax, as did three of the state's five Democratic congressmen - Rick Nolan, Collin Peterson and Tim Walz. Concerns about the tax's impact on jobs and innovation drove their votes. Democrats Keith Ellison and Betty ...

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  5. Morning Hot Dish newsletterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Star Tribune

    ... able to charge more to customers who produce their own solar or wind power. Allison Sherry profiles Rep. Collin Peterson, one of the last rural Democrats in the House. His red-leaning voters love him for defending ag interests, and Dems don't mind ...

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  6. Rep. Collin Peterson working hard, not signaling any departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Star Tribune

    ... among their top targets nationally, though they do not yet have a candidate to run against him next year. "Collin Peterson has split with the Farm Bureau on two high-profile votes leaving Minnesota farmers out to dry," reads a National Republican ...

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  7. Minnesota Democrats defy Obama on trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Star Tribune

    ... hashed out among Pacific Rim countries. Democrats Keith Ellison, Betty McCollum, Rick Nolan, Tim Walz and Collin Peterson all rejected a bill that would have provided federal funds to retrain workers who lose jobs from free trade agreements. And all ...

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  8. Monsanto's latest bid could test its lobbying mightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | OpenSecrets

    ... Monsanto's 2014 favorites included Reps. Frank Lucas (R-Okla.), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee; Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), the ranking member and former chairman of that panel; Jack Kingston (R-Ga.), who serves on the Appropriations ...

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  9. U.S. Lawmakers To Examine Worst-Ever Bird Flu OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Medical Daily

    ... Bannerman said last week. Producers there feel the USDA is probably responding as well as it can, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Minnesota Democrat and the ranking member on the House Agriculture Committee, said last week.

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  10. June 11, 2015 - House approves bill that codifies changes by CFTC to...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Public Power

    ... of a non-financial counterparty in certain illiquid markets. House Agriculture Committee ranking Democrat Collin Peterson, D-Minn., had supported similar legislation in the 113th Congress, but voted against the bill June 9. He argued that provisions ...

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  11. UPDATE 1-U.S. lawmakers to examine worst-ever bird flu outbreakRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Reuters

    ... Bannerman said last week. Producers there feel the USDA is probably responding as well as it can, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Minnesota Democrat and the ranking member on the House Agriculture Committee, said last week. (Additional reporting by ...

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  12. Which 66 Democrats Want You to Eat Mystery Meat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Daily Kos

    ... that would require labels to say where an animal was born, raised, and slaughtered. In the Ag Committee, Collin Peterson (MN-07), Tim Walz (MN-01), Rick Nolan (MN-08), and Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) wrote the following dissenting opinion ...

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  13. Here are the members of Congress who vote against their party the mostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Washington Post

    ... the Republican majority more than one-third of the time. On the Democratic side, the high-water mark is Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), who's at 30 percent. In the Senate, Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) voted against the rest of the Democrats more than 25 percent ...

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  14. Cantina Marina's Endless SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Roll Call

    The surrounding area may look like urban development ushered in via H-bomb. And the ripped-to-shreds roadways running parallel to the place have probably warded off more foot traffic than a predatory sinkhole.

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  15. Minnesota Congressman Peterson opposes House-passe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    The U.S. House passed the Commodity End-Users Relief Act Tuesday, a bill that reauthorizes the Commodity Futures Trading Commission , which has operated without Congressional authorization for nearly two years. Supporters say it contains important customer protections, enhances the Commission's cost-benefit analysis requirements, and provides relief from burdensome requirements, but House Ag Committee ranking member Collin Peterson disagrees.

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  16. RPT-Bird flu vaccine, under development, divides U.S. poultry industryRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | Reuters

    ... in the country, without that vaccine I worry about the future of the industry," said U.S. Representative Collin Peterson, a Minnesota Democrat and the ranking member on the House Agriculture Committee. Farmers in Minnesota would like to begin ...

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  17. Bird flu vaccine, under development, divides U.S. poultry industryRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 7 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... in the country, without that vaccine I worry about the future of the industry," said U.S. Representative Collin Peterson, a Minnesota Democrat and the ranking member on the House Agriculture Committee. Farmers in Minnesota would like to begin ...

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  18. U.S. Could Be Hit With About $3 Billion In Retaliation In COOL DisputeRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    ... for the week of June 8. The bill does not have the support of Conaway's ranking member on the committee, Collin Peterson, D-Minn. In a call with reporters Thursday afternoon, Ritz said Peterson should realize that he's "had his day" with COOL. ...

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  19. Farm Credit Hosts Capitol Hill Event To Honor Farmer VeteransRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    FARM CREDIT HOSTS CAPITOL HILL EVENT TO HONOR FARMER VETERANS Jun. 4, 2015 Source: Farm Credit news release Farm Credit, a national network of cooperatives that support rural communities and agriculture with reliable, consistent credit and financial services, hosted an event yesterday on Capitol Hill to showcase the contributions of farmer veterans and celebrate the success of the Homegrown By Heroes program. The event was presented by Farm Credit in collaboration with the House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway and Ranking Member Collin C. Peterson .

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  20. Which 5 Democrats Just Voted to Gut Marine Conservation Laws?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... in the past." Joe Courtney (CT-02) Bill Keating (MA-09) Stephen Lynch (MA-08) Seth Moulton (MA-06) Collin Peterson (MN-07) Debbie Dingell (MI-12) offered an amendment to strike the bill's requirement that environmental reviews under the National ...

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