Tag Archives: Erik Paulsen

MN-03: Paulsen’s Strip Club Bill part of “Congress Dupes the American People” series

Erik Paulsen proudly issued a Press Release when he introduced legislation to address a critical concern of the Republican-controlled House … the “strip club loophole“. This loophole currently allows individuals to access welfare benefits at ATMs in strip clubs, liquor stores, and casinos. This provision insists that all States take steps to end this abusive […]

Keystone Should Be Tied to STOCK Act

House Republicans argue that H.R. 3630, the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011 must contain a provision that would require the President to issue a permit for the Keystone XL pipeline (unless he determines that the pipeline would not serve the national interest.) The Republican public reasoning that this construction of […]

MN-03: Paulsen Votes Against Program He Promotes

Erik Paulsen (R-MN-03) does not get enough praise for his public comments about medical research and prevention … For example, on November 29th, Mr. Paulsen spoke urging the Republican-managed Do-Nothing House move forward on H.R. 1897, the Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act : With over 5 million Americans suffering from this degenerative disease of the brain, Alzheimer’s […]