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July 10, 2020 Press Release

HERMANTOWN, MN – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) made the following statement after he discovered the Fiscal Year 2021 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Spending Bill, which came from Congresswoman Betty McCollum’s (MN-04) Subcommittee, contains a policy rider which seeks to ban not only new mines, but future operations in existing iron ore mines within the Ra

July 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) announced his appointment to serve on the Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group, which was created to exchange information and promote better understanding between U.S. and Canadian legislators on common programs and concerns.

June 30, 2020 Press Release

MINNESOTA – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) and Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) made the following statements after the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued the Notice of Intent to start the environmental review process for Twin Metals’ proposed mineral lease and mine plan of operations.

June 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This evening, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) used a procedural move called a Motion to Recommit to bring the JUSTICE Act to the House Floor for consideration. House Democrats voted down his motion, instead voting to pass their purely partisan bill that would make American communities less safe.

June 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) made the following statement following Governor Walz’s announcement regarding the release of $841 million in CARES funds to Greater Minnesota.

June 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) released the following statement after partisan politics prevented the JUSTICE Act from moving to the Senate Floor for debate. Congressman Stauber is the lead on the JUSTICE Act in the House of Representatives, while Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) is the lead in the Senate.

June 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, during a full Transportation and Infrastructure Committee markup on Chairman DeFazio’s partisan surface transportation legislation, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) led several commonsense amendments to reduce duplicative regulations, combat child labor, and secure America’s supply chain.

June 19, 2020 Press Release

HERMANTOWN, MN – Last night, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) sent a letter to Governor Walz, demanding that he work with state legislative leaders to provide Greater Minnesota with their share of federal funds allocated by the CARES Act over twelve weeks ago. While Minneapolis and St.

June 18, 2020 Press Release

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

June 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) released the following statement after President Trump signed an Executive Order regarding policing in America.


In The News

October 9, 2019 In The News

Republican Congressman Pete Stauber and two members of his staff joined a local father and son for the “Congress on Your Corner” event, along with a visitor from the Moorhead area who decided to attend after a golf outing near Duluth was rained out.

October 2, 2019 In The News

DULUTH, MN– Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08) visited Duluth Wednesday, taking part in a rural healthcare round table.

Stauber joined other key health care players to hash out some of the biggest needs, including finding ways to help the Northland’s most rural hospitals stay competitive.

September 26, 2019 In The News

On Thursday 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 13, 2019 In The News

On Friday morning, Minnesota Congressman Pete Stauber released a statement in support of the Trump administration having announced the repeal of an Obama-era clean water regulation, known as the Waters of the United States rule, which had placed limits on potentially polluting chemicals that could be used in various bodies of water.

September 4, 2019 In The News

Stauber went to Lake Superior State University there, playing hockey and living in a dorm overlooking the Soo Locks.

August 22, 2019 In The News

“Today, mining and labor come together to define our future,” Stauber stated in a news release. “This Project Labor Agreement for Twin Metals will allow Minnesota’s future workforce to safely mine the copper, nickel, cobalt and platinum group elements that power our modern world.

August 15, 2019 In The News

But there are tweets confirming the group's arrival and some of its movements. This coming after Thursday's action to bar U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering the country for similarly planned visits this weekend.

Stauber tweeted from Jerusalem on Wednesday — a photo of himself standing in front of the cornerstone of the U.S. Embassy.

August 4, 2019 In The News

As dangerous adversaries continue to pose a threat to the United States and our allies, ensuring the readiness of our military and a strong national defense is more important than ever. That’s where the F-35 Lightning II fighter jet comes in.

July 19, 2019 In The News

The F-35 fighter jet is known as being the most advanced aircraft in the world. Rep. Pete Stauber and community leaders tried a simulated version of it at Cirrus Aircraft Friday and talked about the potential of getting F-35's in the 148th Fighter Wing.