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Echo Press photo U.S. Representative Collin Peterson talked to manufacturing leaders Tuesday during a "peer council" at Douglas Machine facilitated by Enterprise Minnesota.

Peterson talks health, energy

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Douglas Machine hosted a meeting Tuesday for 35 manufacturers in the 7th Congressional District to meet with U.S. Representative Collin Peterson to discuss health care issues and a cap and trade energy plan.


The meeting, organized by Enterprise Minnesota, wasn't open to the public. It was a way for business leaders in the region to discuss key legislative issues. The 35 manufacturing companies at the meeting represented 3,000 employees throughout the district.

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