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August 6, 2020 Press Release

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

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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In The News

January 31, 2020 In The News

The debate over copper nickel mining in Minnesota continues to grow. And supporters came together on Friday in Virginia.

Congressman Pete Stauber hosted the gathering at the Carpenters Union Hall. "We are on the cusp of doing great things. Stay in the fight," he said.

January 30, 2020 In The News

Congressman Pete Stauber, R-Duluth, joined many of his colleagues at the White House Wednesday, Jan. 29, as President Donald trump signed the United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreement into law.

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January 23, 2020 In The News

A unique opportunity today to sign a piece of Enbridge's line 3 pipeline.

It was part of the "safest way" tour.

Along with allowing community members to sign part of the pipeline on their stop in Duluth today they also updated the community on Enbridge's efforts to replace the line 3 pipeline.

The line runs from Alberta to Superior carrying crude oil.

January 23, 2020 In The News

Congressman Pete Stauber and the Support Within Reach Sexual Violence Resource Center hosted a public forum on sex trafficking and exploitation Thursday morning at Itasca Community College.

The event featured different law enforcement agencies, advocacy groups, and Stauber as panelists. All of them have personally seen the trafficking and exploitation of innocent victims.

January 6, 2020 In The News

– Jessica Smith’s story is woven into the fabric of centuries of trauma faced by Indigenous women. She stood before a theater of people Monday and told of the trafficking and abuse she faced — and how she found a way out.

January 3, 2020 In The News

DULUTH, MN -- A Duluth home that helps mothers-in-need wants to open their doors to more women and their babies.

However, the Star of the North Maternity home needs money to make that happen.

Friday, they got a visit from a local lawmaker who wants to lend a hand.

The facility, which runs solely off donations just opened last June.

January 3, 2020 In The News

DULUTH, MN -- Northland lawmakers are reacting to the news that an airstrike conducted by American forces killed Iran's top general Qassem Soleimani.

The deaths Soleimani and associates drew immediate cries for revenge from Tehran and a chorus of appeals from other countries for reduced tensions between Iran and the United States.

December 12, 2019 In The News

Nearly 30 million Americans have some type of diabetes. In Minnesota, about 466,638 people, or 10.5 percent of the adult population, face the considerate health risks that come with the disease in addition to paying about $300 for a vial of insulin here.

November 19, 2019 In The News

Stauber spent a half hour with the News Tribune Editorial Board this month. Sure, there were digs at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, former President Barack Obama, and other Democrats. But Stauber spent far more time plugging political cooperation that’s sadly too rare in our nation’s capital.

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