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Collin Peterson's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Collin C. Peterson
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 7, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/06/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Sean, Jason, Elliot
Birth Date: 06/29/1944
Birth Place: Fargo, ND
Home City: Detroit Lakes, MN
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Announce USDA Disaster Declaration for Rock and Adjacent Counties, Allowing Them to Be Considered for Emergency Assistance
July 16, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Announce USDA Disaster Declaration for Rock and Adjacent Counties, Allowing Them to Be Considered for Emergency Assistance
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration
July 3, 2014 Letter to Debra Crusoe, Minnesota State Executive Director of the USDA Farm Service Agency - Support Minnesota Farmers and Ranchers Impacted by Flooding
July 3, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Urge USDA to Support Minnesota Farmers and Ranchers Impacted by Flooding
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Norway Nominee
May 15, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson: Final Water Infrastructure Bill Authorizes Funding for Roseau Flood Project, Marsh Lake Restoration
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Senators Barbara Boxer and David Vitter and Representatives Bill Shuster and Nick Rahall - Roseau Flood Control Project
Aug. 9, 2013 Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 8/9
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Issue Disaster Declaration for Minnesota Counties
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
Sept. 28, 2012 USDA Disaster Declaration Opens Door to Emergency Loan Assistance
Sept. 26, 2012 USDA Disaster Declaration for MN Drought-Affected Counties
July 6, 2012 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken, Reps. Peterson, McCollum, Kline, Cravaack Announce Presidential Disaster Declaration for 13 Minnesota Counties Devastated by Flooding
July 2, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Minnesota Flooding
May 25, 2012 E-Newsletter 5/25/12
Jan. 18, 2012 National Debt Threatens National Security
Jan. 18, 2012 Cravaack Statement on SOPA & PIPA Legislation
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to President Obama
May 25, 2011 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken, Reps. Peterson, McCollum Announce Federal Disaster Declaration for 13 Additional Counties and Red Lake Nation
May 1, 2011 Peterson Statement on bin Laden Death
March 15, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator Of The Federal Emergency Management Agency
Feb. 25, 2011 Peterson Announces NRCS Grant for Spring Brook Watershed Project
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Discontinue FEMA's Use of "Without Levees" Analysis
July 2, 2010 Kbuchar, Franken, Oberstar, Peterson, Walz Announce Presidential Declaration For Minnesota Counties
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
March 3, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Craig Fugate
April 1, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Douglas H. Shulman, Commissioner of Internal Revenue
June 20, 2008 Peterson Supports New GI Bill
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Sept. 11, 2006 Press Release - Roseau Leaders Win Appeal with FEMA
May 24, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
May 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
Feb. 1, 2006 Dayton, Peterson Secure Over $1.9 Million for Roseau Flood Protection Pumping Station
July 15, 2004 Letter to Secretary Ridge
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Immigration
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