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Congressman Tom Emmer

Representing the 6th District of Minnesota

Press Releases

July 31, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded St. Cloud Regional Airport a grant of $1,242,179 for the construction of a 1,600 foot taxiway to provide access to aircraft hangars. Due to growing demand, St. Cloud Regional Airport is quickly running out of hangar space.

July 24, 2018 Press Release
With suicide as a leading cause of death in Minnesota, Emmer takes action to improve lifesaving tool

WASHINGTON, DC - Today the U.S.

July 20, 2018 Press Release

“We are getting Washington out of the lives and off the backs of thousands of hardworking Minnesotans”

July 17, 2018 Press Release
“Call it a trade it multiple trade disputes... I don’t care what you call it - it is very concerning.”

WASHINGTON, DC - Today Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) joined Joe Gill on KASM Radio Network to weigh in on the ongoing

July 17, 2018 Press Release

H.R. 1171 will eliminate unnecessary waiting period for patients with ALS

July 16, 2018 Press Release
The Localizing Authority of Management Plans Act of 2018 will empower states, local governments, and tribes to manage species and improve habitat conservation
July 10, 2018 Press Release
H.R. 5877 will create jobs and improve capital formation by facilitating creation of venture exchanges

WASHINGTON, DC - Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed Congressman Tom Emmer's (MN-06) Main Street Growth Act (H.R. 5877) which will create jobs, improve capital formation and encourage more early-stage Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) by facilitating the creation of venture exchanges. The bill passed 56-0 out of the Financial Services Committee last month. 

June 29, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Following the Minnesota Public Utilities Commision's (PUC) 

June 21, 2018 Press Release
Caucus: 'You're the best'

(Courtesy of the Congressional Western Caucus)

June 21, 2018 Press Release
Legislation includes Emmer’s STRESS Act to combat farmer suicide, provisions to improve dairy risk management tools, strengthen crop insurance program

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, following House passage of the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2), commonly called the Farm Bill, Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) released the following statement: