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Congressman Tom Emmer

Representing the 6th District of Minnesota

Press Releases

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: 

June 21, 2018 Press Release
Announcement signifies full restoration of Minnesota's right to explore

Efforts include Emmer's MINER Act in 2017

June 13, 2018 Press Release
Tyler Gfroerer Wins First Place for Colored Pencil Drawing “Ray of Color” Esther Stoy and Shaelee Peterman Take Home Second, Third Honors

Otsego, MN – Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) today announced the winners of the Congressional Art Competition for high school students living in Minnesota’s Sixth District. 

June 13, 2018 Press Release
“It is time to make a venture exchange a reality”

OPINION: Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained
By Rob Daly
June 13, 2018

May 31, 2018 Press Release
Chloe Foster, Riley Keck, Adam Nygaard, Audrey Gadison of Minnesota’s Sixth Congressional District selected to attend U.S. Military, Naval, Air Force Academies

Otsego, MN – Today, Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) congratulated the Military Academy appointees nominated by his office.

May 30, 2018 Press Release
New Trails Part of Administration’s Effort to Increase Outdoor Recreational Opportunities, Access to Public Lands

(Courtesy of U.S. Department of the Interior) 

WASHINGTON - Continuing his work to expand recreational opportunities on public lands, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today designated 19 national recreation trails in 17 states, adding more than 370 miles to the national recreation trails system of more than 1,000 trails in all 50 states.

May 29, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) joined Fox News Channel's Fox @ Night to discuss mining in Minnesota and the need to reverse the last minute actions by the Obama administration to stop exploration of some of the most valuable precious metal deposits in the world.