Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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Sep 21, 2018 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] Congressman Rick Nolan today announced a $500,000 Community Development Financial Assistance Award from the U.S. Department of Treasury for the Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union in the city of Baxter.

Sep 21, 2018 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] Congressman Rick Nolan today announced a total of $900,000 in Community Development Financial Assistance Awards from the U.S. Department of Treasury for financial assistance organizations in the city of Duluth.

Sep 17, 2018 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today joined a bipartisan group of 48 lawmakers strongly urging the President to obtain authorization from Congress before ordering any additional U.S. military strikes in Syria.

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Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
FEMA fund “reprogramming” was part of $169 million the President moved from programs vital to the American people in order to facilitate expansion of immigrant child detention centers on the U.S. southern border.

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – As Hurricane Florence continued to deal a devastating blow across the nation’s East Coast, U.S. Rep.

Sep 12, 2018 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] Congressman Rick Nolan, a member of the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure, today announced that the International Falls, Little Falls, Princeton, and Bemidji airports will receive a total of nearly $3.5 million in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation for new safety equipment and infrastructure projects.

Sep 10, 2018 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Congressman Rick Nolan (MN-08) released the following statement today pertaining to the New York Times op-ed about President Trump: 

Sep 10, 2018 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Congressman Rick Nolan (MN-08) released the following statement today after the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s announcement that it was canceling a previously announced mineral withdrawal in the Superior National Forest:  

Aug 30, 2018 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Congressman Rick Nolan (MN-08) today voiced his strong opposition in a letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos regarding the U.S. Department of Education’s (the Department’s) notice of proposed rulemaking issued on July 31, 2018. The proposal would reduce loan relief for defrauded students by $12.7 billion over 10 years.

Aug 29, 2018 Press Release
The USDA grant funding will be used for cultural responses to healing trauma, fighting opioids, and unlocking the potential of Native American youth.

[WASHINGTON D.C.] Congressman Rick Nolan today announced that the Fond du Lac Tribal Community College will be the recipient of a $319,843 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to engage youth, battle opioid addiction, and preserve culture.

Aug 28, 2018 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Congressman Rick Nolan (MN-08) today joined more than 170 House Democrats in sending a letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos calling on the Department to issue formal guidance prohibiting the use of federal education funding to buy guns for teachers and school staff.

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