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7/14 Erik Paulsen Correspondence Corner : Challenging Fiscal Sanity as Deficits Don’t Matter

PREFACE : Erik Paulsen regularly issues a video Correspondence Corner in which he responds to constituent questions. It is a great ploy — Congressman Paulsen determines what question is to be answered … thus, providing him an opportunity to portray himself as effectively responding to issues that he wishes to address as if they are […]

Republican-controlled House Wants More Money For Themselves While Cutting Affordable Home Funding

You know Erik Paulsen’s mantra — “Washington MUST do more with less” — and that will be on full display as the Republican-controlled House begins to vote on various appropriations bills for FY2018. FYI : Technically, this should have already been done — they were scheduled to have appropriations finalized June 10 and the full […]

MN03 : A Good Question with a Questionable Answer

Apparently, Congressman Erik Paulsen didn’t get any letters asking him “good questions” last week, because he did not issue a Correspondence Corner posting … but that doesn’t mean that there are not “good questions” that he could have answered… like from Dennis from Eden Prairie who asked WCCO (highlights below) : Good Question: What Health […]

MN06 Emmer Pushes Commemorative Coins and Medals Over Veterans Healthcare

.@RepTomEmmer can we count on your support for HR 2519 @AmericanLegion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act? pic.twitter.com/qyWRMPRKcK — American Legion DC (@LegioninDC) June 27, 2017 I am glad to cosponsor and support HR 2519! https://t.co/4ElWz79LST — Tom Emmer (@RepTomEmmer) June 27, 2017 Surprised that Minnesota’s Sixth District Congressman Tom Emmer would support a commemorative coin […]