How Does The GOP Tax Bill Affect Minnesota’s 3rd Congressional District?

According to Minnesota Rep. Erik Paulsen (R), an "average family of four in the Third District” could see “[close] to a $5,000 tax cut" thanks to the GOP's 2017 tax bill. But Democratic challenger Dean Phillips says that because state and local tax deductions are capped at just $10,000, the tax bill will actually cause residents … Continue reading How Does The GOP Tax Bill Affect Minnesota’s 3rd Congressional District?

Erik Paulsen Just Supported Income-Share Agreements. Here’s What That Means.

  This week, Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-Minn.) threw his weight behind income-share agreements, or ISAs. An ISA is an agreement between a student and a private investor. The investor -- a private individual or an institution, usually -- agrees to pay off the student’s loan in exchange for a percentage of the student’s future earnings … Continue reading Erik Paulsen Just Supported Income-Share Agreements. Here’s What That Means.