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Collin Peterson's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
General Nov. 4, 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
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Norway Nominee
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw Refined Sugar
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to US Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Customer Protection Rule
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 22, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Critical Trade Office Will Stay Open to Assist Local Minnesota Exporters
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
June 30, 2010 Conference Report on H.R. 4173, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Dec. 10, 2009 Wall Street Reform And Consumer Protection Act Of 2009
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Pending Climate Legislation
Feb. 3, 2009 Hearing of the House Agriculture Committee - Derivatives Legislation
Nov. 20, 2008 Hearing of the House Agriculture Committee - The Role of Credit Derivatives in the U.S. Economy
Sept. 18, 2008 House of Representatives Approves Bill to Strengthen Oversight of Futures Markets
Sept. 18, 2008 Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008
July 24, 2008 Agriculture Committee Strengthens Oversight of Futures Markets
June 16, 2008 Department of Labor Acknowledges Trade Agreements Harmed Montevideo Technology
Dec. 12, 2007 Commodity Futures Trading Commission Reauthorization Approved
Dec. 12, 2007 Commodity Futures Trading Commission Reauthorization Approved
Oct. 24, 2007 Subcommittee Reviews Commodity Futures Trading Commission Reauthorization
July 27, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, And Bioenergy Act Of 2007
July 12, 2007 Subcommittee Reviews Trading in Energy Derivatives
Feb. 21, 2006 Reps. Berman, Flake Ask for Explanation of OFAC Role in Disrupting Meeting in Mexico City
June 9, 2005 Withdrawing Approval of the United States from Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization
April 22, 2005 Peterson Brings CAFTA Testimony to Ways and Means
Sept. 29, 2004 Letter to Chairman Bill Thomas, House Ways and Means Committee
July 21, 2004 Hearing of the House Committee on Financial Services
May 19, 2004 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Review of Agricultural Trade Negotiations
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