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February 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) made the following statement prior to House consideration of the 1.9 trillion-dollar stimulus package containing Democrats’ far-left priorities, an overwhelming majority of which are unrelated to mitigating the impact of COVID. Of this legislation, Congressman Stauber stated:

February 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) voted against the passage of H.R. 803, a massive federal lands package that permanently locks up millions of acres needed for mineral development and increases federal control over rural communities, lands, and waters.

Of this legislation, Congressman Stauber stated:

February 24, 2021 Press Release

MINNESOTA – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has allocated more than $10 million in funds between all five tribes in Minnesota’s Eighth Congressional District to help with the development and operation of low-income housing.

February 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) reintroduced the Notice to Airmen Improvement Act, legislation that will improve aviation safety by requiring clearer safety notifications to pilots. Stauber introduced this legislation last Congress, and it passed the House of Representatives with bipartisan support.

February 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (R-MN) announced his appointment as Ranking Member of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources. Stauber was appointed to this position by the Republican leader of the House Natural Resources Committee, Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-AR).

February 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Pete Stauber joined members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for a full markup of the transportation-related provisions included in Biden’s partisan, nearly 2 trillion-dollar COVID package.

February 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) helped advance the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021 (H.R. 447), legislation that will expand our nation’s workforce by investing more than $3.5 billion over a five year period to increase access to registered apprenticeships, youth apprenticeships, and pre-apprenticeships.

February 2, 2021 Press Release

HERMANTOWN, MN – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced the hiring of Jacob Warkentin, who will serve as a Wounded Warrior Fellow in his Hermantown Office. Warkentin will work as a field representative, attend local meetings and events on behalf of the Congressman, and serve as a liaison to local veteran organizations.

February 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08), a former police officer of over twenty years, reintroduced his police reform legislation called the Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate Communities Everywhere (JUSTICE) Act.

January 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) sent a letter with other Congressional leaders to the Biden Administration, urging them to withdraw the nomination of Representative Deb Haaland (D-NM) as Secretary of the Interior. In the letter, Stauber and his colleagues cite Rep.

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In The News

February 22, 2021 In The News
January 25, 2021 In The News

The move comes as mining supporters fear — and environmental groups hope — that the Biden administration will reinstate moves made in the final days of the Obama administration that rescinded the leases of Twin Metals, a proposed underground copper-nickel mine in the same watershed as the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and prompted study on a proposed 20-year ban on mining activit

December 3, 2020 In The News

When Northeastern Minnesota re-elected me to Congress last month, I reaffirmed my commitment to serving all my constituents, whether they voted for me or not. I stand by this promise. We find ourselves in unprecedented times, and our nation is calling for its leaders to find bipartisan solutions to help every American.

October 15, 2020 In The News

Mining trucks, utility trucks, ice-breakers, and fellow bunchers drive the economy. And leaders from those industries are constantly working to make sure they stay competitive.

Congressman Pete Stauber wanted to hear what's happening on the ground, so he can continue to advocate for them out in D.C.

August 4, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Pete Stauber (R-8th District) visited with directors of local adult care programs and area state legislators Monday to hear how the programs have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and what Congress can do to help.

Stauber hosted the listening session, titled “Caring for Our Aging Community,” outdoors at the All Veterans Memorial in Park Rapids.

July 27, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Pete Stauber, R-Hermantown, received the Champion for Healthy Seniors Award from the Partnership to Fight Chronic Diseases. Stauber was chosen to receive this award based on his leadership in lowering the cost of prescription drugs and protecting in-home treatments during the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 25, 2020 In The News

On Monday, July 27th, Ivanka Trump, advisor to the president will visit Duluth and Bloomington.  According to a White House official, she will be joined by Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt and Congressman Pete Stauber for a visit to a local manufacturing facility where the company is expected to sign the Pledge to America’s Workers.

July 20, 2020 In The News

Language in a federal environmental funding bill takes aim at the controversial copper-nickel mine proposed for the same watershed as the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and could also impact any future expansion plans for iron ore mines that straddle the watershed’s border.

July 17, 2020 In The News

After walking in Ely’s July 4 Patriotic March, Congressman Pete Stauber returned to Washington D.C. to fight the good fight. He’s had his hands full as of late.

July 16, 2020 In The News

U.S. Congressman Pete Stauber (R - District 8) paid Isle a visit last week on Thursday and lent his ear to local input by business owners concerning the Mille Lacs Lake fishery and the impact of COVID-19 on small businesses.

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