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Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN 7th District)

15th term Democrat from Minnesota 7th District.


Residence: Detroit Lakes

Marital Status: Divorced

Prev. Occupation: Accountant

Prev. Political Exp.: MN Senate, 1977-87; US House, 1991-present

Military: USA, 1963-69

Education: BA Moorhead State College, 1966

Birthdate: 06/29/1944

Birthplace: Fargo, ND

Religion: Lutheran

Percentage in Last Election: 52%

Major Opponent: Dave Hughes


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Collin Peterson.

Website: collinpeterson.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

2204 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-2307
Phone: (202) 225-2165
Fax: (202) 225-1593

Detroit Lakes Office: (more district offices)

714 Lake Avenue, Suite 101
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501
Phone: (218) 847-5056
Fax: (218) 847-5109


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Allison Stock
  • Scheduler: Rebekah Solem
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Adam Durand
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Rebekah Solem
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Chelsea Cornett
  • Health LA: Rebekah Solem
  • Telecomm LA: Chelsea Cornett
  • Tax LA: Richard Lee
  • Comm. Dir.: Patrick Delaney
  • Military LA: Zach Martin
  • Foreign Policy LA: Zach Martin
  • Energy LA: Zach Martin
  • Environment LA: Zach Martin
  • Financial Services LA: Richard Lee
  • Elections LA: Richard Lee
  • Education LA: Chelsea Cornett
  • Agriculture LA: Cody Hollerich



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Collin Peterson voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Yea Voted For
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Nay Voted Against
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For
P Clean Lakes Program 04/12/2000 Yea Not Scored
F Organ Procurement and Transplantation 04/04/2000 Nay Voted Against

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Collin Peterson's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Collin Peterson a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1182 - Bill to Amend the Truth in Lending Act No Send Message to Rep. Collin Peterson


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