Press Releases

October 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that the Department of Justice is awarding over $2 million to four organizations in his district – Anishinabe Legal Services, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, Men as Peacemakers, and Mending the Sacred Hoop – to help prevent violence against women.

October 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that Leech Lake Tribal College will receive $80,750 in grant money from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to be used to purchase new information technology, library and security equipment.

October 8, 2019 Press Release

HERMANTOWN, MN – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension will receive a $1,192,245 grant from the 2019 Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Anti-Heroin Task Force Program.

September 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) and Congressman Collin Peterson (MN-07) introduced the Gray Wolf State Management Act of 2019, which would return the management of the gray wolf to state control.

September 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) voted to pass H.R. 4031, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2019, of which he is an original cosponsor, out of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

September 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that the Department of Transportation has allocated grant money to two vital airports in Minnesota’s Eighth District.

September 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) made the following statement after the Trump Administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers finalized the repeal of the harmful Waters of the Unites States (WOTUS) rule, put into effect by the Obama Administration.

September 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that St. Louis County, Minnesota was approved to become part of the existing High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Program.

September 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced today that his office will be hosting a Service Academy Night for individuals interested in applying for a nomination to one of our nation’s service academies.

August 27, 2019 Press Release

HERMANTOWN, MN – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced that St. Louis County will receive $10,252,000 in grant money from the U.S. Department of Transportation to go towards multiple bridge projects.

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