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  1. In protecting wolves, advocates seek middle groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... restore hunting and trapping of gray wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. Co-sponsors include Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., who has said he is working to line up support from other lawmakers. According to estimates by the Minnesota ...

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  2. Ohio Democrat flips stance on abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hill

    ... just a handful of Democrats who oppose abortion in the House, including Reps. Daniel Lipinski (D-Ill.) and Collin Peterson (D-Minn.). Since being elected to Congress, Ryan has supported anti-abortion measures such as the Unborn Child Pain Awareness ...

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  3. Rep. Peterson on reelection: 'Running at this point'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hill

    Rep. Collin Peterson says he's planning on running for reelection, though his comments to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune suggest his mind isn't fully made up. "They energized me last time, they got me fired up," he said after mentioning he has two fundraisers planned already.

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  4. Gwen Graham Plays Up Bipartisanship as She Takes Agriculture Committee SeatRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Sunshine State News

    U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Fla., has been named to the U.S. House Agriculture Committee and she is playing up the themes that helped her defeat U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland, R-Fla., back in November in a rare bright spot for Democrats in the Sunshine State in last year's election cycle. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., the ranking Democrat on the House Agriculture Committee announced 19 Democrats who would serve on the committee last week, including Graham.

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  5. Bill would legalize industrial hempRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Hill

    ... of both parties signed onto the measure, including Reps. Jared Polis (D-Colo.), Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) and Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), the top Democrat on the House Agriculture Committee. "I'm optimistic that we can get the Industrial Hemp Farming ...

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  6. These are the Democrats who voted against abortion coverage, Wall Street reform, and the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Kos

    ... ACA plans. Three House Democrats voted for this bill : Dan Lipinski of Illinois, Henry Cuellar of Texas, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota. As it so happens, all three of these Democrats also voted with Republicans on approving the Keystone pipeline ...

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  7. House Leadership Should Thank GOP Women for Thwarting Anti-Abortion BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... it, according to The Hill , while three Democrats-Reps. Henry Cuellar (Texas), Dan Lipinski (Ill.) and Collin Peterson (Minn.)-voted for it. "The new legislation doesn't stand a chance to become law," writes Politico's Jake Sherman , "but House ...

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  8. 3. Bill would remove federal protection of wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., has signed onto draft legislation that a Wisconsin congressman is circulating that, if passed and signed by the president, would once again remove federal protections from wolves in the Great Lakes region and Wyoming.

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  9. Bill would remove federal protection of wolves1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., has signed onto draft legislation that a Wisconsin congressman is circulating that, if passed and signed by the president, would once again remove federal protections from wolves in the Great Lakes region and Wyoming.

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  10. Obama threatens to veto bipartisan bill that limits costs of new regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Washington Examiner

    ... with many of its supporters lauding the bill as a step forward for improved transparency in government. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., the bill's lone Democratic co-sponsor , said the measure would prevent special interest groups from manipulating ...

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  11. Larimore Couple Are Heitkamp's Guests For State Of UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CBS Local

    ... to Washington for the Tuesday night speech. Each senator gets one ticket for a guest, and Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson gave Heitkamp his ticket so she could invite both husband and wife. The crash killed the 62-year-old bus driver, Max Danner, and ...

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  12. North Dakota Senator Invites Couple To State Of UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... to Washington for the Tuesday night speech. Each senator gets one ticket for a guest, and Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson gave Heitkamp his ticket so she could invite both husband and wife. They live near the scene of the Jan. 5 crash and helped care ...

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  13. Minnesota delegation dates to the SOTURead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Star Tribune

    ... Entrepreneur of the Year" and started his own business at 20 years-old. He is from central Minnesota. Rep. Collin Peterson, D, Seventh Congressional District gave his extra ticket to North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp so she could bring a couple from ...

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  14. House GOP preps vote to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | TheBlaze.com

    ... Three of those Democrats are still around - Reps. Henry Cuellar (Texas), Dan Lipinski (Ill.), and Collin Peterson (Minn.) - and the bill should pass again this year with an even bigger majority since there are more Republicans this time around. ...

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  15. Wolf ruling spurs action by Congress, DNRRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | TwinCities

    ... a desire to co-sponsor the bill, including Reps. Dan Benishek, R-Mich., Cynthia Lummis, R-Wyo., and Collin Peterson, D-Minn. "Wisconsin's wolf population has significantly recovered over the last several decades, and I am confident in our state's ...

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  16. Ruling on wolves spurs Congress, DNR into actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... a desire to co-sponsor the bill, including Reps. Dan Benishek (R-Mich.), Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.) and Collin Peterson (D-Minn.). "Wisconsin's wolf population has significantly recovered over the last several decades, and I am confident in our state's ...

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  17. Cargill takes the lead in urging end to Cuba trade restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Star Tribune

    ... with Cuba and crack open the market for everything from wheat to American automobiles. Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson, who represents northwestern Minnesota's agricultural interests, is a cosponsor, as are Democratic Reps. Keith Ellison and Rick ...

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  18. josh_hicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Washington Post

    ... regulators to carefully document whether they answered questions such as: Reps. Bob Goodlatte (R-Calif.) and Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), who sponsored the legislation, said in a statement last week that the measure would "rein in excessive regulatory ...

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  19. Homeland Security zeroes in on U of M software program as new toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Star Tribune

    ... action. Minnesota Republican Reps. Erik Paulsen, John Kline and Tom Emmer, along with Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson, supported the measure. The White House issued a veto threat earlier this week. "The House has complicated an effort to fund the ...

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  20. Obama Threatens Veto of GOP's First Attempt to Rein in 'Bureaucrats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Government Executive

    ... and determine potential job losses and wage impacts resulting from new rules. Goodlatte and Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said the legislation would prevent "federal bureaucrats" from negatively impacting local communities. McConnell also correctly ...

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