Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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Aug 31, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rick Nolan, who announced in January that his youngest child had been diagnosed with lung cancer, has joined with two colleagues in forming a Congressional Lung Cancer Caucus.

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Aug 28, 2015 In The News

Father Tim Wenzel, a well-known Catholic priest who has served pastorates throughout North Central Minnesota for 49 years, will be Cong. Rick Nolan’s, DFL-Dist. 8, special guest when Pope Francis addresses a joint session of Congress, Sept. 24.

Aug 28, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan has announced his support for the Iran nuclear agreement, becoming the latest area legislator to weigh in on the controversial deal.

President Barack Obama is pushing for approval of a deal that would put limits on Iran's ability to produce enriched uranium for the next 15 years among other stipulations.

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Aug 28, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., announced his support for the Iran nuclear agreement in a statement Monday, saying the decision stemmed from review of the agreement text, classified briefings, "meeting with experts, and hearing from Minnesotans on both sides of the issue."

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Aug 28, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON — Eighth District U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan says the Iran agreement is the best way to stop the rogue nation from developing a nuclear bomb.

Aug 28, 2015 In The News

DULUTH, MN (NNCNOW.COM) --- Right now Congress is scrambling to extend the Agent Orange Act of 1991. It's a law that was passed to help us understand the health impacts that Agent Orange exposure has had on Vietnam War veterans.

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Aug 28, 2015 In The News

It's crunch time for mine workers on the Iron Range.

Union contracts with U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal — which own three of the big taconite mines on the Range, as well as steel mills across the country — are set to expire at the end of the month. The agreement with Cliffs Natural Resources, which operates three other mines on the Range, expires a month later.

Aug 28, 2015 In The News

The U.S. Department of Labor has agreed to extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Mesabi Nugget workers on Minnesota’s hard-hit Iron Range, state officials announced Friday.

The petition extends job training benefits to roughly 200 laid-off workers in Hoyt Lakes and Chisholm by about 130 weeks.

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Aug 31, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rick Nolan, who announced in January that his youngest child had been diagnosed with lung cancer, has joined with two colleagues in forming a Congressional Lung Cancer Caucus.

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Aug 28, 2015 In The News

Father Tim Wenzel, a well-known Catholic priest who has served pastorates throughout North Central Minnesota for 49 years, will be Cong. Rick Nolan’s, DFL-Dist.

Aug 28, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan has announced his support for the Iran nuclear agreement, becoming the latest area legislator to weigh in on the controversial deal.

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