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The U.S. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district, serving since 2001.
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ENG: Betty Louise McCollum (born July 12, 1954) is the U.S. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district, serving since 2001. She is a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL). The district centers on St. Paul, Minnesota's capital city. She is the second woman elected to Congress from Minnesota. Early life, education and career McCollum was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is the older sister to Anthony and Monica. She is divorced and has two children. McCollum has worked as a high school social sciences teacher and as a sales manager. She first got involved in politics in 1986, when her daughter got hurt on a slide in a North St. Paul city park. The city council wouldn't do anything to fix the slide, so McCollum's neighbors encouraged her to run for a spot ...
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Proposed DFL redistricting map irks McCollum


The Minnesota DFL Party submitted a congressional redistricting plan Friday that would place Democratic Rep. Betty McCollum into a district with GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann. Bachmann is currently running for the GOP presidential nomination, but hasn't ruled out another run for Congress. The plan has prompted McCollum's chief of staff to send an e-mail criticizing the proposal. "The DFL Chair and his high-paid lawyers have proposed a congressional map to the redistricting panel that is hyper-partisan and bizarre," McCollum's chief of staff Bill Harper said in the email. "Their plan ignores the ...


McCollum blames Tea Party for nation's political gridlock


Mary Leary, a small business owner from Mendota Heights, isn't much concerned with the volatility currently gripping Wall Street. The partisanship and structural gridlock in national American politics are what's on her mind.She was one of more than 100 who gathered in St. Paul Tuesday night for Congresswoman Betty McCollum's town hall meeting. "It's more of the gridlock that has become really, really bad," Leary said as she waited to see McCollum, a politician she admires. "It's lethal." Constituents worried about rollercoaster stock markets, near government default, a potentially broken ...


Betty McCollum: What's wrong with the TRAIN act


Congressmember Betty McCollum joined local environmentalists and representatives from the American Lung Association September 29 at Children’s Hospital in St. Paul in opposition to a bill recently passed by the U.S. House, which she said would delay the cleanup of dangerous mercury and toxic pollutants from power plants.The Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act was passed September 23. The TRAIN Act — which environmentalists are calling it the “train wreck”— will require a federal interagency committee to analyze the cumulative impact of ...


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University of Minnesota aims to block 'Redskins' name from stadium
McCollum Supports U.S. Military Strikes against ISIS Militants in Iraq
Washington, DC – President Obama has authorized targeted military airstrikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to protect American officials in northern Iraq, as well as Kurds, Christians, and Yazidis, a religious minority under siege by ISIS. The President also authorized a humanitarian mission to airdrop food and water for the Yazidis, which began yesterday. This morning, the Pentagon announced that the U.S. Air Force had conducted limited military strikes against ISIS militants in northern Iraq.  Congresswoman Betty McCollum (D-MN) issued the following statement:  “President Obama is appropriately exercising his authority to prevent atrocities from being committed against innocent civilians in Iraq,” Congresswoman McCollum said.  “Limited military strikes and emergency humanitarian aid are essential to saving lives and deterring the serious threat posed by ISIS. The men and women of the Armed Forces have my full support as they seek to save civilian lives
McCollum Responds to U of M President Kaler’s Letter Regarding Washington NFL Team’s Visit to TCF Bank Stadium
Washington, DC – In response to media requests for comment, Congresswoman Betty McCollum (D-MN) issued the following statement regarding an August 1, 2014, letter from University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler.  The letter addressed the impending visit of the Washington NFL franchise to TCF Bank Stadium to play the Minnesota Vikings. “The University of Minnesota is a world-class institution of higher education that is dedicated to making diversity, equity, and social justice universal values,” said Congresswoman McCollum.  “The presence of the Washington NFL franchise and their racist name on November 2nd at TCF Bank Stadium tests those values.  I am pleased that President Kaler is fully engaged in discussions with the Vikings and is appropriately concerned about Dan Snyder’s refusal to change this offensive mascot.” “The University of Minnesota should live up to its values. This includes ensuring an environment on campus in which Native Americans and all Americans
U-Minn. seeks to bar Redskins’ name at school’s stadium on Vikings game day



 
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