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Collin Peterson
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Chair of the House Agriculture Committee
In office
January 3, 2019 – January 3, 2021
Preceded by Mike Conaway
Succeeded by David Scott
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011
Preceded by Bob Goodlatte
Succeeded by Frank Lucas
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Minnesota's 7th district
In office
January 3, 1991 – January 3, 2021
Preceded by Arlan Stangeland
Succeeded by Michelle Fischbach
Member of the Minnesota Senate
from the 10th district
In office
January 4, 1977 – January 5, 1987
Preceded by Roger L. Hanson
Succeeded by Cal Larson
Personal details
Born
Collin Clark Peterson

June 29, 1944 (1944-06-29) (age 76)
Fargo, North Dakota, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Education Minnesota State University, Moorhead (BA)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1963–1969
Unit Army National Guard

Collin Clark Peterson (born June 29, 1944) is an American politician. He was a member of the U.S. Representative for MN's 7th congressional district from 1991 to 2021. He is a member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party,.

In 2020, Peterson was defeated by Republican Michelle Fischbach, ending a 30-year career in the United States House of Representatives.

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