[WASHINGTON D.C.] Rep. Rick Nolan today released the following statement on Ms. Rom and Mr. Carron’s comments in the October 12, 2017 New York Times article, In Northern Minnesota, Two Economies Square Off: Mining vs. Wilderness:
“Instead of helping out hardworking Americans, President Trump is doing the exact opposite – cutting off payments that help American families pay for their health care.
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today released the following statement regarding President Trump’s Executive Order signed today, which would sabotage Americans’ health care by undermining the Affordable Care Act.
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan today lauded a Minnesota community-based opioid treatment model in submitted testimony to the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health’s "Member Day." The model program is being undertaken by CHI-St. Gabriel’s & Morrison County Prescription Drug Abuse Project.
Afghanistan's government is applauding President Donald Trump's speech for focusing on needs and conditions instead of timelines.
Afghan Ambassador to the U.S. Hamdullah Mohib calls it a "10 out of 10." He tells The Associated Press by telephone from Kabul that Afghans heard "exactly what we needed to."
"The President’s decision to pursue this futile and seemingly endless 17-year war in Afghanistan is deeply disappointing and disturbing. If there is one Trump campaign promise the American people agree with, it’s putting a stop to endless wars of choice that are costing us so much precious American blood and treasury – and reinvesting those resources in America and our people.
Mining copper and nickel on Minnesota’s Iron Range and addressing global climate change are compatible, complementary and essential to our way of life. We have the brains, the technology and the need to do both.
A Better Connection and the Heartland Activity and Wellness Center have set out to break cycles of poverty, substance abuse, domestic violence, childhood obesity and, most of all, unmet needs of the community.
It’s tough to be effective in this unproductive Congress, especially when the other party controls the agenda.