Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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Jan 12, 2018 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] U.S. Rep Rick Nolan today called on the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to continue using the Ely Municipal Airport as an arrival port for fire-fighting C-130 aircrafts.

 

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Jan 10, 2018 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] U.S. Rep Rick Nolan this week called on President Donald Trump and Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin to provide military Veterans with their long-overdue Veteran’s Identification Cards.

 

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Dec 19, 2017 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] Rep Rick Nolan today voted “no” on the conference report of the Republican tax bill that punishes America’s middle class.

Dec 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C.] With significant cuts to Medicare providers looming under the pending Republican Tax Bill, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today introduced legislation (H.Res.659) intended to protect Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid from any cuts in any bill, joint resolution, amendment, or conference report considered by the House. Rep.

Dec 13, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today released the following statement on Governor Dayton’s appointment of Lt. Governor Tina Smith to be the next Minnesota United States Senator:

 

Dec 6, 2017 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] Rep Rick Nolan today called on Congressional leadership to find an immediate fix to the pension crisis as part of the end-of-year budget negotiations with President Trump. In his letter, Rep.

Dec 4, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep Rick Nolan today praised the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ announcement of the rollout of an application process for the national Veterans Identification Card (VIC) and pledged to assist Veterans of Minnesota’s 8th District with their applications. This announcement follows the letter sent to the VA in October by Rep.

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Nov 29, 2017 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives today passed U.S. Rep Rick Nolan’s bill, H.R. 3115, the Superior National Forest Land Exchange Act, which finalizes a long-awaited land exchange in Northern Minnesota between the U.S. Forest Service and PolyMet Mining. 

 

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Nov 16, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today released the following statement regarding the Republican tax plan, H.R.1, which gives enormous tax breaks to the super-rich and big corporations while raising taxes on middle-class Minnesota families.

 

Nov 16, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today introduced a bill, “The Airline Consumer Bill of Rights Act,” which would require United States airlines to provide their passengers with a simple, one-page “bill of rights,” as the European Union already offers. Currently, United States airline passengers have to comb through 37,000 pages of contract text to find their rights and airline policies.

 

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