Did John Kline Pension “Reform” “Only” Impact 3,865 MN-02 Retirees ?


After Congress passed legislation to progressively lower the student loan rate to 3.4 percent in 2007, John Kline (R-MN-02), the chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee warned that would “result of a ticking time bomb set by Democrats”. As students know now, Chairman Kline has diffused the “time bomb” by “reforming” the […]

John Kline Champions Deficit-adding $2.051 Billion Tax Cut

Pleased legislation I championed easing financial burdens for individuals with disabilities passed the House. pic.twitter.com/gyiKXifRIZ — John Kline (@repjohnkline) December 3, 2014 With Congress now on recess, taxpayers can now review what was accomplished … and what was not. As previously written, the Pillars of a New Majority crumbled along with the “No Budget, No […]

Bachmann Thanks MICHELE and God in Final Floor Speech

Michele Bachmann Blog Room

In the last hour of each Congressional Day, Members assume the microphone to discuss whatever is on their mind, and for almost eight years, Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (R-MN-06) has provide regular nighttime entertainment for CSPAN viewers … her remarks are always enlightening. And this week, as her Congressional career comes to an end, she took […]

College Football Playoffs : Congress Complains But Still Ignores Student Athletes


In May, John Kline, Chairman of the Education and the Workforce Committee, held a hearing on Examines Troubling Consequences of Unionizing Student Athletes reacting to a filing by Northwestern University student-athletes to consider establishing a union. Chairman Kline explained “The committee has a responsibility to thoroughly examine how the NLRB’s decision will affect students and […]

Pillars Crumble : Kline Votes to Cut Military Pensions, Pay and For SIX New Parks


Anyone remember John Kline’s obsession with “earmarks” ? How about the “Pillars of a New Majority” ? How about “reading bills” before voting ? How about a commitment to our military, including pay, retirement programs, TRICARE benefits, commissary benefits, and housing allowances ? Four years ago, the Republican Congress through its “Pillars of a New […]