Constituents Demand Answers From Paulsen On Trump, Guns, Russia During Town Halls

Rep. Erik Paulsen (R), who represents Minnesota’s Third Congressional District, heard from angry constituents Wednesday during his first town hall event in at least seven years. The three events – hosted in Hamel, Brooklyn Park, and Chanhassen – made it clear that the Third Congressional District is frustrated with Paulsen. Audience members were polite but … Continue reading Constituents Demand Answers From Paulsen On Trump, Guns, Russia During Town Halls

Can Erik Paulsen Make Civility Great Again?

Late last month, Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-Minn.) became an inaugural member of the Congressional Civility and Respect Caucus. Paulsen joins fellow caucus Reps. David Joyce (R-Ohio), Joyce Beatty (D-Ohio), Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio), Fred Upton (R-Mich.), Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.), Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.), Donald Norcross (D-N.J.), Stephanie Murphy (D-Fla.), Steve Knight (R-Calif.), Steve Stivers (R-Ohio), and Collin Peterson (D-Minn.). … Continue reading Can Erik Paulsen Make Civility Great Again?

The Dean Phillips Campaign Is Gaining Steam

The 2018 mid-term elections are just months away, and Rep. Erik Paulsen’s main Democratic challenger, Dean Phillips, is working diligently to unseat him. A longtime resident with a background in business, Phillips has been making the rounds through the 3rd Congressional District in what used to be a milk truck. Phillips describes himself as “fiscally responsible, socially … Continue reading The Dean Phillips Campaign Is Gaining Steam

Why Doesn’t Life Time Fitness Want You Watching The News?

Life Time Fitness, the popular health club chain, has banned four news stations from playing on the televisions that are mounted on the walls and built into some treadmills and other cardio workout machines. Effective 1 Jan., company policy now forbids Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, and CNBC from being shown. Now only USA, A&E, Discovery, HGTV, … Continue reading Why Doesn’t Life Time Fitness Want You Watching The News?

Erik Paulsen Fails Yet Again To Push For Trump’s Taxes

Wednesday marked the tenth time that the House has voted on resolutions requesting President Trump’s tax returns. And for Rep. Erik Paulsen, it marked yet another missed opportunity to stand up for government transparency. Before being elected last year, Donald Trump broke with the longstanding tradition of presidential candidates releasing their tax returns. Because he … Continue reading Erik Paulsen Fails Yet Again To Push For Trump’s Taxes