Most Of Paulsen’s Donors Are Outside His District

On the heels of last week's report that most of Rep. Erik Paulsen’s campaign contributions come from corporations and rich donors comes a further revelation: only 25 percent of Paulsen’s donations in 2017 came from donors in Paulsen’s Third Congressional District. The rest of the donations came from 363 individuals and 649 PACs, most of whom … Continue reading Most Of Paulsen’s Donors Are Outside His District

Erik Paulsen Saves His Corporate Donors Millions Through Tax Cuts

The Republican tax cut bill passed by the House and by the Senate Finance Committee is, as I’ve written elsewhere, especially generous toward corporations. The corporate tax rate will fall from 35 to 20 percent, and businesses are expected to save $1 trillion over the coming decade. Among the big winners in Minnesota are the … Continue reading Erik Paulsen Saves His Corporate Donors Millions Through Tax Cuts