+ − Contact Information
Phone: (202) 225-2165
Fax: (202) 225-1593
2204 Rayburn House Office Building
+ − Biography
PETERSON, Collin Clark, a Representative from Minnesota; born in Fargo, Cass County, N.D., June 29, 1944; B.A., Moorhead State University, Moorhead, Minn., 1966; United States Army National Guard, 1963-1969; certified public accountant; member of the Minnesota state senate, 1977-1986; unsuccessful candidate for election to the Ninety-ninth Congress in 1984 and to the One Hundredth Congress in 1986; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the One Hundred First Congress in 1988; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Second and to the fourteen succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1991-present); chair, Committee on Agriculture (One Hundred Tenth, One Hundred Eleventh, and One Hundred Sixteenth Congresses).