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 Wants To Give Himself Even More Power

After convening in January, one of the first acts the new House adopted was the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act of 2017. The act would require any regulation that has a “significant economic impact” — defined as regulatory compliance costs of $100 million or more — to gain approval by … Continue reading Erik Paulsen Wants To Give Himself Even More Power