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  1. Elections presents our fully interactive visualizations of the 2014 federal electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Kos

    ... Bob Dold holds the bluest seat of any Republican, with his suburban Chicago seat voting for Obama 58-41. Collin Peterson sits in the reddest seat of any Democrat, a rural Minnesota district that supported Romney 54-44. This map compares the 2014 ...

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  2. Why the 'Doc Fix' Deal Has Senate in Something of a FixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Roll Call

    Boehner seemed pleased Tuesday that he's worked out a deal with Pelosi on the "doc fix." The odds have crested the 50-50 threshold for what would surely become one of the year's biggest legislative achievements - an overhaul of how doctors and other Medicare providers get paid.

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  3. Big Industries Gave to Democrats Who Strayed on EPA BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | OpenSecrets

    ... of the Democrats that strayed from the party four months ago returned to serve in the 114th Congress. Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), now the ranking member of the House Agriculture Committee, receives a lot of cash from major players in ...

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  4. First 2016 Obamacare ads are outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Washington Examiner

    ... Reps. Gwen Graham and Patrick Murphy of Florida, Brad Ashford of Nebraska, Ann Kirkpatrick of Arizona and Collin Peterson of Minnesota. But Kirkpatrick is the only one in the group to have voted for the Affordable Care Act in 2010. She lost her seat ...

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  5. Ads target House Dem ObamaCare supporters on law's anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Hill

    ... targeting Reps. Patrick Murphy (D-Fla.) - who announced a Senate bid on Monday - as well as Reps. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), Ann Kirkpatrick (D-Ariz.), Brad Ashford (D-Neb.) and Gwen Graham (D-Fla.). The NRCC made its first moves of the 2016 cycle ...

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  6. Schock not the only high-mileage lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | USA Today

    ... is still incomplete. The tally includes Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., and Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., as well as Collin Peterson, D-Minn. - though Fenton notes that some of Peterson's mileage is for an airplane. These reimbursements are from their office ...

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  7. House Ag Committee Approves Legislation Clarifying Pesticide Use Near Water RegulationsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Agri Marketing

    ... with additional permit requirements that would have little to no environmental benefit," said Ranking Member Collin Peterson, D-Minn. "The House has consistently supported this legislation and I hope that the Senate will quickly take action."

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  8. Schock not the only high-mileage lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | USA Today

    ... is still incomplete. The tally includes Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., and Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., as well as Collin Peterson, D-Minn. - though Fenton notes that some of Peterson's mileage is for an airplane. These reimbursements are from their office ...

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  9. Federal program to remove problem wolves is restartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Star Tribune

    ... and ranchers who currently don't have a way to address wolves threatening their livestock," said Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. Hart's agency has about a dozen seasonal trappers, and they usually start working April 1 to remove problem wolves from ...

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  10. USDA, Minnesota agree to provide $220K for wolf controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the state of Minnesota have agreed on a plan to provide $220,000 to control gray wolves that prey on livestock. The announcement came Wednesday from U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson.

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  11. USDA, Minnesota agree to provide $220,000 for wolf controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | TwinCities

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the state of Minnesota have agreed to provide $220,000 to control gray wolves that prey on livestock in the state, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson announced Wednesday. The Minnesota Democrat said it was welcome news for farmers and ranchers who haven't been allowed to shoot or trap wolves that threaten their livestock since a federal judge in December put wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan back on the endangered list.

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  12. Collin Peterson is not one of usRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Marshall Independent

    The 7th Congressional District is the most conservative district in the state of Minnesota. Yet, for the past 24 years the Democrat Collin Peterson has held office here.

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  13. Which House Democrats Joined the GOP's Latest Attack on the EPA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Daily Kos

    ... Gibson (NY-19)--broke party lines to vote against it. Two Democrats--Brad Ashford (NE-02) and Collin Peterson (MN-07)--broke party lines to vote for it. Two Democrats who voted for the same exact bill last November now voted against it: Jim Costa ...

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  14. Rep. Collin Peterson reluctant to tackle food stamp inconsistencies just yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Star Tribune

    Some Minnesota residents make slightly too much to receive benefits by Minnesota law while their counterparts making the same income across the state line are getting help. Rep. Collin Peterson, shown in October, doesn't think the food stamp program should be touched - at least for now.

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  15. How Should the Food Stamp Program Be Reformed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Instapundit

    ... Conaway said, "but we need to have a complete and clear understanding of its mission and purpose." Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), the ranking member, expressed no objections to the SNAP review but added, "I don't think we should do anything," ...

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  16. 2020 Fantasy Redistricting: 6-district Alabama and 7-district MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Daily Kos

    ... with his opponents, so I'll call it Safe D for Walz and Lean D after he leaves. Open. As you can see, it's Collin Peterson's 7th district that is eliminated, getting split between the 6th and 7th. The 6th keeps St. Cloud but loses the rest of ...

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  17. Legislation Introduced To Eliminate Regulations On Custom Harvesters, Other Ag GroupsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Agri Marketing

    ... Roberts (R-KS), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), and Jerry Moran (R-KS). Representatives Randy Neugebauer (R-TX) and Collin Peterson (D-MN) are expected to introduce the companion legislation in the House. The legislation exempts farmers, ranchers and ...

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  18. Amid deep Homeland Security rancor, Minnesota delegation votes the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Star Tribune

    ... John Kline and Erik Paulsen joined Democratic Reps. Tim Walz, Betty McCollum, Keith Ellison, Rick Nolan and Collin Peterson in a yes vote. Some Republicans last week disagreed with fully funding the Department because they didn't support -- or want ...

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  19. Lawmakers look to help Minnesota farmers tap emerging Cuba marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Star Tribune

    ... the opening of Cuba has grabbed the attention of other Minnesota policymakers. U.S. Democratic Reps. Collin Peterson, Rick Nolan and Keith Ellison are pushing a House companion to Klobuchar's bill. Rep. Betty McCollum traveled to Cuba last summer, ...

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  20. Bipartisan bill seeks to create more conflicts of interest at the EPARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Daily Kos

    ... Advisory Board Reform Act , a bill sponsored by Republican Rep. Frank Lucas (Okla.) and Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.), would make it easier for industry representatives to join the board by amending the membership rules to state that, ...

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