Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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Dec 17, 2014 In The News

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A Minnesota congressman who has long advocated for changes to the United States' Cuba policy says a decision to normalize relations with the island country is a "monumental step" in the right direction.

Dec 17, 2014 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today lauded President Obama’s decision to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba, along with the announcement that U.S. contractor Alan Gross has been freed by the Cuban government after three years in captivity.

Dec 15, 2014 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Citing serious problems with provisions pertaining to campaign funding limits, Wall Street excesses, pension protection and continued funding for wars in the Middle East, Eighth District Congressman Rick Nolan today voted against the $1.1 trillion bill to fund most of the government through next year.

Dec 15, 2014 Press Release

[WASHINGTON, D.C.] U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today congratulated Lake Connections and the USDA Rural Utilities Service (RUS) for reaching an agreement to continue construction for a major rural broadband project in northern Minnesota.

Dec 15, 2014 Press Release

[WASHINGTON, D.C.] U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan Monday testified before the International Trade Commission (ITC) on behalf of the community of Mountain Iron, Mountain Iron, Minnesota company Silicon Energy and the solar panel manufacturing industry – urging the body to close a loophole in trade law that has spurred job losses in Minnesota and across the U.S.

Dec 15, 2014 In The News

WASHINGTON — Eighth District Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan was a “no” vote in the House on the $1.1 trillion spending bill Thursday evening.

Dec 12, 2014 In The News

It’s easy to call for change when running for election to an office.

It’s not so easy after the election to get those changes included in bills that could change the way America does business.

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Dec 11, 2014 In The News

Duluth, MN (KDAL) - Eighth District Congressman Rick Nolan on Tuesday talked about the need cut-off all new money for major military reconstruction in Afghanistan. On the K-D-A-L’s John Gilbert Show, Nolan said the much of the money meant for reconstruction projects disappeared, leaving them uncompleted or completely undone.

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Dec 15, 2014 In The News

WASHINGTON — Eighth District Democratic U.S. Rep.

Dec 12, 2014 In The News

It’s easy to call for change when running for election to an office.

Issues:
Dec 11, 2014 In The News

Duluth, MN (KDAL) - Eighth District Congressman Rick Nolan on Tuesday talked about the need cut-off all new money for major military reconstruction in Afghanistan.

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Dec 11, 2014 In The News

One Wednesday — one day after the Lake County Board approved plans to finish work on a stalled broadband network — additional federal funding to support the project was announced.   

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