Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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Jun 23, 2016 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] In the wake of the horrific act of hate and terror in Orlando last week, the deadliest mass shooting in American history, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today joined House Democrats’ sit-in on the House Floor to demand that Speaker Ryan and House Republicans allow a vote on bipartisan legislation to prohibit terrorists from buying guns.

Jun 22, 2016 Press Release

One of the nation's leading advocacy group that fights to protect Social Security and Medicare has endorsed U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Fair COLA for Seniors Act legislation (H.R.5342), which would provide a one-time, 3.9% mid-year cost of living adjustment (COLA) in the benefits of 59 million Social Security recipients.

Jun 15, 2016 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today successfully boosted funding for the Department of Defense’s (DoD) lung cancer research program by $2 million with his amendment to the DoD Appropriations bill on the House floor.

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Jun 1, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today issued the following statement regarding Cliffs Natural Resources' announcement that they will re-open UTac facilities in Eveleth and Forbes in mid-October.

May 31, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today testified before the U.S. International Trade Commission for the second time in less than a week, demanding that the tariffs (taxes) be made permanent in a steel case.

May 31, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today introduced legislation (H.R.5342) to provide a one-time 3.9% mid-year cost of living adjustment (COLA) in the benefits of 59 million Social Security recipients.

May 27, 2016 In The News

After years of disappointment, federal officials announced Friday that construction crews will soon start laying the foundation for a facility to replace the dilapidated pole barn on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation where kids in grades 9-12 currently go to class.

May 27, 2016 In The News

The Treasury Department on Friday rejected a proposal by a pension fund to cut the payout for hundreds of thousands of truck drivers, construction workers and other service personnel, though the retirement plan’s financial headaches are far from over.

In The News

May 27, 2016 In The News

After years of disappointment, federal officials announced Friday that construction crews will soon start laying the foundation for a facility to replace the dilapidated pole barn

May 27, 2016 In The News

The Treasury Department on Friday rejected a proposal by a pension fund to cut the payout for hundreds of thousands of truck drivers, construction workers and other service personnel, though the re

May 27, 2016 In The News

Congressman Rick Nolan was in Duluth Saturday, responding to the latest news on pensions for thousands of retired Teamsters.

May 27, 2016 In The News

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Congressmen Rick Nolan spoke out in support of the Department of Treasury's decision to reject cuts of nearly 15,000 retirees in Minnesota.

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