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  1. By the numbers: Outside spending on federal racesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... Congressional District seat, which Republican Torrey Westrom hopes to snatch from longtime Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson, has only seen $245,000 in independent expenditures . Interestingly, the last filing documenting outside spending in that race ...

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  2. MN Rep. Peterson Announces New Ag Committee StaffRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Milling Journal

    Washington-House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson Aug. 25 announced that Matt MacKenzie , Evan Jurkovich and Mike Stranz have joined the House Agriculture Committee Minority staff.

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  3. Readers Write: (Aug. 24): Congressional hiring, home health care, partisanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Star Tribune

    ... and made it acceptable. How is it the people we elect don't get that this looks fundamentally wrong? Rep. Collin Peterson paid his son in excess of $100,000 as campaign treasurer. Really? Thankfully, the other representatives, including my own, Erik ...

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  4. Peterson ready for another challengeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Marshall Independent

    ... one of them is Minnesota's Congressional District 7 - the state's largest district and one represented by Collin Peterson since 1991. But despite the Republican slant in the district, Peterson has enjoyed a tremendous amount of November success, and ...

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  5. Just 4 anti-Obamacare House Dems standingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Politico

    ... can just look at the Affordable Care Act - you have to look at the broader picture," said Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota. "You just don't have many people like myself left. The moderates on the Republican side are gone, too." Although ...

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  6. ABC News lists Mills, Westrom among 'most interesting' Republican House candidatesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Star Tribune

    ... an election." Mills is challenging Democrat Rick Nolan in the Eighth District and Westrom faces Democrat Collin Peterson in the Seventh District. StarTribune.com welcomes and encourages readers to comment and engage in substantive, mutually ...

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  7. Peterson's Greatest Challenge Yet, but GOP Still Looks to 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Roll Call

    ... as a Young Gun by the NRCC, the committee's top designation for challengers. "This is the strongest run at Collin Peterson that's ever been made," said Minnesota Republican Party Chairman Keith Downey. In the most recent internal Westrom campaign ...

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  8. Democrats worried about Torrey WestromRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Examiner.com

    ... g government foolishness? Sen. Westrom will fight against foolish, out-of-control government spending. While Collin Peterson has done that from time to time, he certainly hasn't consistently fought against foolish government spending.

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  9. What kind of minds think alike? Those in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Star Tribune

    ... current Congress, as they nearly always have in recent years. The exception is 12-term, "Blue Dog" Democrat Collin Peterson from Minnesota's rural Seventh District. The Post database reveals him as the second-least-reliable party-line vote in the ...

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  10. Bill would limit members of Congress in hiring familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Star Tribune

    From left, U.S. Reps. Keith Ellison, Erik Paulsen and Collin Peterson have all used campaign funds to hire family, a practice that would be banned under a bill introduced by Rep. Jackie Speier.

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  11. National Republicans commit cash to Minnesota racesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Star Tribune

    ... Rep. Rick Nolan in the Eighth Congressional District, while Westrom is attempting to unseat Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson in the Seventh. "Minnesota voters deserve to know about Collin Peterson's lavish congressional perks over his 23-year career ...

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  12. Peterson is asset to MinnesotaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Marshall Independent

    ... and is working on the needs for transporting fuels and grains to market securely and economically. Collin Peterson is concerned that both farming and agricultural businesses are represented in environmental legislation to regulate greenhouse gases. ...

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  13. GOP congressional candidate Torrey Westrom says 48 percent of Americans don't pay taxes [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | City Pages

    ... did. And now that Westrom is a Republican congressional candidate challenging longtime Democratic incumbent Collin Peterson , the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is trying to use the clip of him saying that against him. Here it is, ...

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  14. Stepping up to the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Marshall Independent

    ... and benefit the environment. The field day concluded with a panel discussion that included U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Rep. Chris Swedzinski and Sen. Gary Dahms. On display at the farm was a recently-installed controlled drainage system that Schrunk ...

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  15. Success around state propelled Jeff Johnson to GOP primary winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Star Tribune

    ... in the Seventh Congressional District. Republicans hope this year to wrest that western zone from U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, who has represented the Republican-leaning seat since 1990.

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  16. Congressional candidates debate ag issuesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Journal

    ... that's costing producers and causing them to hold on to last year's crop. Seventh District Congressman Collin Peterson, a Democrat, said he supported the building of all pipelines, but said he sees no short-term solution to the propane shipping ...

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  17. Peterson, Westrom talk EPA, renewable fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Marshall Independent

    Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson and his Republican challenger Torrey Westrom faced off in their first debate at Farmfest Wednesday.

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  18. The future of 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Marshall Independent

    ... from along the corridor, as well as MnDOT representatives, several state legislators, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Al Franken. Highway 23 is a vital transportation corridor for both freight and people, said Cal Brink of the Marshall Area ...

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  19. With winter shortage in mind, feds fast-track Minnesota propane facilityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | TwinCities

    ... prices to heat their homes and left many facing uncertainty about propane access in the future," U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said. Peterson, Klobuchar and U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., wrote a letter to the corps seeking permission to build ...

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  20. Collin Peterson Honored for Ethanol SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Domestic Fuel

    ... and octane source. The American Coalition for Ethanol meeting in Minneapolis this week honored Congressman Collin Peterson of Minnesota with its highest award for supporters of ethanol, the Merle Anderson award. Anderson himself presented Peterson ...

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