Congressman Rick Nolan

Representing the 8th District of Minnesota
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Oct 26, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today applauded Secretary of Defense Ash Carter’s decision to order the immediate suspension of all efforts to collect reimbursement from affected National Guard members as a positive first step.

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Oct 19, 2016 Press Release

Following the Social Security Administration’s announcement of a .3% Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) for 2017, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today renewed his call for Congress to intervene and provide a fair COLA for America’s seniors.

Oct 19, 2016 Press Release

[WASHINGTON D.C.] U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today urged the Secretaries of Defense and the Army to restore full funding for the Minnesota Army National Guard’s Military Funeral Honors Program.

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Sep 29, 2016 Press Release
Nolan’s office helps residents of Minnesota's 8th District who are having trouble with federal agencies, including the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense.

In honor of National Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Day, September 29th, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan saluted the thousands of brave men and women who have served our Nation and doubled down on his commitment to continue serving our military Veterans when they return home.

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Sep 29, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan this week introduced H.RES 913, legislation to declare the commitment of Congress to our nation’s students through support of a federal, publically-funded Universal School Meal & Nutrition Program that benefits all students and generations to come.

Sep 29, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today voted for legislation to keep the Federal government funded through December 9, 2016 while decrying Congress’s “governing by crisis management” culture of repeated short-term stopgap funding bills.

Sep 28, 2016 Press Release

Citing $300 million per year for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) and several other successful Nolan initiatives for Minnesota’s Eighth District included in the bill, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today voted in favor of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016.

Sep 28, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today released the following statement on his vote to override the veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act:

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Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives today passed U.S. Rep Rick Nolan’s bill, H.R. 6014, with unanimous support to reduce unnecessary cost burdens on State and Local governments and their airports from the Federal Government when conducting airport improvement and expansion projects.

Sep 20, 2016 Press Release

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today announced the annual cisco bait fish harvest at the Prairie Portage would be allowed to proceed this year, following recent confirmation from Superior National Forest Supervisor Connie Cummins.

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