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After Trump Shutdown costs the United States economy $11 billion, MN08 Stauber wants to Empower the “Imperial President” with more Tariff Authority

I miss John Kline … well sorta … don’t get me wrong Angie Craig is a vast improvement … but sometimes Kline would say thing that just made sense. Take shutdowns … remember when Kline said “Minnesotans don’t want a government shutdown. I’ll continue to fight on their behalf and call on the Senate to […]

The cost to our conscience : Trump, Lee, and Enzi ignore Blue Water Vets pleas (while Blumenthal vows to carry on regardless of Trump Shutdown)

The MN Political Roundtable has written many commentaries advocating for veterans health care as they, and their families, confront the impacts of Agent Orange … and with President Trump mantra — “I don’t think anybody’s been more with the military than I” — and a Republican-controlled Congress, this was the 115th Congress that would provide […]

Taxpayer Money or Erik Paulsen Christmas Gifts ?

For over a decade, there was a constant refrain from Minnesota’s Third District Congressman, Erik Paulsen … the need to restoring Fiscal Discipline to Washington You deserve a government that spends its money as wisely as you do. Washington needs accountability, transparency, and more leadership to get our country’s fiscal house in order. For too […]

Khashoggi, Refugees, Guest Chaplain Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff and Trump

Guest Chaplain, Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, Retired Chaplain, U.S. Navy, Washington, DC opened Tuesday’s House session with the following observance : Almighty God, we pray, reflect, meditate in different ways, but unite in condemnation when hatred rears its ugly head. On this date in 1945 we helped convene a court in Nuremberg, proclaiming some actions […]

KSTP Poll Says One Thing BUT

Two undeniable facts : Today is Election Day. And tomorrow, Donald Trump will still be president. A few more undeniable facts : When Minnesota voters went to the polls during the first week of November 2016, they were paying $2.048 per gallon for gasoline. And this year, the price is $2.683 per gallon. U.S. soybean […]

MN03 : Erik Paulsen Ignores Pleas to Protect ANWR

Did you catch Congressman Erik Paulsen’s first television ad promoting his support for protect “Mother Earth” (well, at least the Boundary Waters) ? Ya gotta wonder if the good folks at Alaska Wilderness Action saw that and thought for sure that he would respond favorably to their request Dear @RepErikPaulsen,Please pledge to protect our denning […]