Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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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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Nov 8, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today announced the beginning of his “Ask Rick Anything” series, a weekly video series in which he answers questions that constituents have posted online. Each week, constituents are invited to comment, tweet, or post their questions for Rep. Nolan on Facebook and Twitter along with the hashtag #AskRickAnything. In each video, Rep.

Nov 3, 2017 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today released the following statement regarding Republican legislation that cuts Medicare and critical Public Health programs in order to pay for Children’s Health Insurance Programs (CHIP) and Community Health Care Centers:

 

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Nov 3, 2017 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, Co-Chair of the Lung Cancer Caucus, today spoke out for more lung cancer awareness and research funding at Life & Breath (LAB) Lung Cancer Rally and Die-In held in front of the United States Capitol.

 

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