Join Congressman Al Lawson (FL-05) on Saturday, March 24 for the Farmers Roundtable, a forum for farmers, agriculture industry representatives and the general public to discuss issues affecting the farming community. The House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin C. Peterson (MN-07) will also be in attendance to discuss the Farm Bill, a critical piece of legislation framed to ensure farmers and ranchers have the tools they need to remain productive. This event is free and open to the public.
About Al Lawson
Congressman Al Lawson is a dedicated public servant who brings a hard-working, problem-solving spirit to Congress. He is committed to creating jobs, improving access to a quality education, food instability and protecting working families. Lawson was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2016, representing Florida’s Fifth Congressional District, which stretches from Gadsden County to Duval County. His work ethic and ability to build collaborative working relationships with colleagues serves him well in Washington, D.C.
About Collin Peterson
Congressman Collin Peterson was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from the Seventh Congressional District of Minnesota in 1990. Peterson is Ranking Member of the House Committee on Agriculture, which has jurisdiction over a wide range of agriculture and rural development issues, including the Farm Bill, renewable energy, disaster assistance, nutrition, crop insurance, conservation, rural development, international trade, futures market regulation, animal and plant health, agricultural research, bioterrorism, forestry and others.