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  1. U.S. Immigration Laws could kill music program at Lancaster, MN schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Valley News Live

    U.S. Immigration laws could soon kill the music at Lancaster School in northwestern Minnesota. The school's music teacher, Alanna Dawson may soon be forced to return to Canada, leaving the school, and its 155 students grades "K" through 12, without a music program.

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  2. Author next to take on challenge of dethroning Peterson in D7Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Marshall Independent

    If Minnesota District 7 Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson runs again - which by all accounts, he likely will - he already has a challenger. Amanda Lynn Hinson filed with the Federal Elections Commission this week to declare her candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives in the state's 7th District.

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  3. ELECTION '16: Author next to take on challenge of dethroning Peterson in D7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Marshall Independent

    If Minnesota District 7 Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson runs again - which by all accounts, he likely will - he already has a challenger. Amanda Lynn Hinson filed with the Federal Elections Commission this week to declare her candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives in the state's 7th District.

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  4. Locals appointed at Cattlemen's conventionRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 24 | Aitkin Independent Age

    During general sessions, attendees had the opportunity to learn about the beef industry's role in sustainability, the beef industry long range plan, as well as economic and political summaries for 2015. Attendees also heard from state and national cattle industry leadership, as well as Congressmen Collin Peterson's efforts to defend the agriculture industry on behalf of Minnesota farmers and ranchers in Washington, D.C. Members of the resolution committee set new policy on buffers, elk, taxes and roadside mowing options.

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  5. Dietary guidelines change with the timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A person theoretically could live on meat alone, but it would be "a very one-sided and imperfect diet." "Ashes" -- however unappetizing they might seem -- are essential to nutrition.

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  6. Members of Congress ask Supreme Court to shield religious groups from ObamacareRead the original story

    Monday Jan 11 | Washington Times

    ... Cruz of Texas, Rand Paul of Kentucky and Marco Rubio of Florida. Reps. Daniel W. Lipinski of Illinois and Collin Peterson of Minnesota were the only Democrats to join a lengthy list of Republicans. The Supreme Court will hear in March from religious ...

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  7. Obama uses eighth veto to reject GOP lawmakers' attempt to scrap Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | UPI

    ... legislation passed by a vote of 240-181 in the House, mostly along partisan lines. Just one Democrat, Rep. Collin Peterson , D-Minn., voted for the bill and three Republicans -- New York Reps. Richard Hanna and John Katko and Illinois Rep. Robert ...

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  8. Mixed week for DoldRead the original story

    Friday Jan 8 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... and John Katko (R-N.Y.) broke ranks with 239 of their Republican colleagues and opposed the bill while Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) was the only House Democrat to vote for the bill. "The 'process' is broken. Whether you're with Obama or not, you ...

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  9. 3 GOP Votes Against Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood and Repeal Obamacare, 1 Democrat Vote for ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    ... and John Katko (R-N.Y.) broke ranks with 239 of their Republican colleagues and opposed the bill while Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) was the only House Democrat to vote for the bill . The Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act ...

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  10. House of Representatives Passes ObamaCare Repeal and Sends it to President VETO ExpectedRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Scared Monkeys

    ... for one year, sending the measure to President Obama's desk. The bill passed by a vote of 240 to 181. Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.), who opposes abortion, was the only Democrat to vote for the measure. Reps. Bob Dold (Ill.), Richard Hanna (N.Y.) and ...

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  11. Overnight Healthcare: Republicans send ObamaCare repeal to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Hill

    ... - Rep. Bob Dold (R-Ill.), Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.), and John Katko (R-N.Y.) - voted no. One Democrat, Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), a vocal critic of abortion rights, supported the measure. The vote makes good on a longstanding campaign promise from ...

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  12. House passes ObamaCare repeal, sending measure to presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Hill

    ... for one year, sending the measure to President Obama's desk. The bill passed by a vote of 240 to 181. Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.), who opposes abortion, was the only Democrat to vote for the measure. Reps. Bob Dold (Ill.), Richard Hanna (N.Y.) and ...

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  13. Agriculture: Crucial to security, at risk from 'variety of threats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Deltafarmpress

    ... have the needed policy tools in place to continue producing food and fiber." Ranking Committee Member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., echoed Conaway's sentiments. "A strong agriculture sector and stable food supply are critical to national security. And ...

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  14. Howell: Push for cottonseed program status gaining momentumRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... applauded the leadership of House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway, R-Midland, and Ranking Member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., for their leadership on the cottonseed push. "This designation is much needed as our industry is facing very ...

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  15. Peterson warns that Dayton may order DNR to withhold F-M Diversion...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson says the Minnesota DNR's anticipated approval of the proposed F-M Diversion Project is not a "done deal." "I can tell you that the governor of Minnesota is not happy with the processand he is pretty torqued off," Peterson said.

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  16. NCC thanks lawmakers for cottonseed designation pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Deltafarmpress

    The National Cotton Council greatly appreciates House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway and Ranking Member Collin Peterson for their leadership in getting 100 House members signed onto a letter urging Agriculture Secretary Vilsack to use the authority granted in the 2014 farm law to designate cottonseed as an "other oilseed." "We are extremely grateful to Representatives Conaway and Peterson for leading the charge on this effort," said NCC Chairman Sledge Taylor, a Mississippi cotton producer and ginner.

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  17. Peterson surprised wolf item was dropped from budget billRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Marshall Independent

    Backers of a proposal to take wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered list are surprised that it didn't make it into a massive year-end congressional tax and spending package. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, Reid Ribble, R-Wisconsin, and some other lawmakers had hoped to return management of wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Wyoming to the states, which could have opened the door to a resumption of wolf hunting there.

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  18. Great Lakes wolf protection provision left out of congressional budget billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... was welcomed Wednesday by groups that support maintaining federal protections for the predators. U.S. Reps. Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, Reid Ribble, R-Wisconsin, and some other lawmakers had hoped to attach a rider to return management of wolves ...

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  19. Budget Bill Won't Have Wolf Management Returning To Minn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... states, which could have opened the door to a resumption of wolf hunting. But a spokeswoman for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, the Humane Society of the United States, and the Center for Biological Diversity say the proposal was left out of ...

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  20. Wolf Provision Left Out of Massive Congressional Budget BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | WDIO

    ... states, which could have opened the door to a resumption of wolf hunting. But a spokeswoman for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, the Humane Society of the United States, and the Center for Biological Diversity say the proposal was left out of ...

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