Press Releases

August 6, 2020 Press Release
The President’s Executive Order compliments Stauber legislation that aims to reduce reliance on unreliable foreign nations for lifesaving pharmaceuticals.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) made the following statement after President Trump signed an Executive Order that calls on federal agencies to purchase “essential drugs” and medical supplies from American suppliers, rather than overseas.

July 31, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 7617, an appropriations package that will fund several federal departments.

July 30, 2020 Press Release
As threats to our way of life intensify, Congressman Stauber selected to serve on House Committee with jurisdiction over outdoor recreation, mining, public lands, timber harvesting, and other relevant issues.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced his appointment to serve on the House Natural Resources Committee. Stauber’s appointment is the result of his continued leadership on natural resources issues and commitment to defending the way of life in his rural district.

July 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) voted in favor of two comprehensive childcare packages that will assist childcare facilities and working families struggling in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Stauber voted yes on H.R. 7027, the Child Care is Essential Act and H.R.

July 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) received the Champion for Healthy Seniors Award from the Partnership to Fight Chronic Diseases (PFCD). 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 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) reiterated his opposition to the Fiscal Year 2021 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Spending bill which is being led by Congresswoman Betty McCollum (MN-04) and contains a policy rider which would halt iron ore, precious metal, and aggregate permitting within the Rainy River Watershed and the Superior National

July 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) voted for the Great American Outdoors Act, legislation that will preserve and protect our nation’s public lands.

July 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, the House of Representatives passed Congressman Pete Stauber’s (MN-08) legislation to ensure small businesses that are federal contractors are treated fairly. The legislation mandates that the business receive at least half of what they are owed should there be a contract modification, otherwise known as a change order.

July 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) and Congresswoman Angie Craig (MN-02) introduced the Stop Coronavirus Scams Act in a bipartisan effort to crack down on the rising number of scams occurring during the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) made the following statement after the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved the bipartisan Water Resources Development (WRDA) Act of 2020. This legislation will allow the Army Corps on Engineers to conduct projects that improve America’s water infrastructure.

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