Tag Archives: MN-02

125 Amendments and Vocal Outrage Should Tell Kline to Hit the Reset Button on Student Success Act

Remember when John Kline (R-MN-02) said : This issue is far too important to be determined by partisan battles. There are solid, commonsense ideas members of all political stripes can coalesce around as we seek to stop unnecessary political bickering and formulate a solution that puts the American people ahead of government ambition. Today, the […]


Seniors Wonder : Can Angie Craig Be the Betty McCollum of #MN02 ?

Minnesota seniors are beginning to wise up to John Kline’s “lip service” especially after Chairman Kline inserted a provision in the “must-pass” CRomnibus legislation that allowed earned pension benefits to be cut. Although AARP and the Pension Rights Center cried foul, it was enacted by the Republican-controlled House. The Star-Tribune provided reactions from shocked Minnesotans […]

 January 2011 issue of AJN

Kline Talks: Boots On The Ground, Federal Action Needed on Ebola, and Taxes

Yes, for those that wondered #WhereIsKline, Sunday morning viewers had an opportunity to see John Kline’s joint appearance with his challengers, Mike Obermueller and Paula Overby, on KSTP’s At Issue program. That’s typical Kline … he schedules Tele-Town Hall events to coincide with the dinner hour, so a Sunday morning when many people are gathered […]


Kline Uses Attack Ads, But Obermueller Gains Endorsements On Issues

John Kline has amassed $2,662,460 in campaign contributions this cycle (through October 15) and has received the endorsement of the Star-Tribune newspaper … as well as some pretty quick congratulations @StribOpinion Endorsement: John Kline "a strong record of getting serious legislation enacted" http://t.co/rbWlCtnOqw — Dan Hazelwood (@HazelwoodDan) October 25, 2014 For those that don’t know […]


Kline’s Votes Prove Obermueller’s Numbers

In a rather crass attack ad, John Kline approves a commercial entitled, “He Looks” which portrays Mike Obermueller as someone who is looking for ways to spend “your money.” Crass, because it takes the footing from Mike Obermueller’s 2012 campaign ad “Numbers” and inserts its own verbiage altering the original Obermueller message. And like many […]


Kline Attacks Obermueller on Breeding Bird Atlas Vote That Pawlenty Approved

As voters are talking about the student debt crisis, income inequality, a fair tax system, and worried that the Republicans will takeaway their healthcare, John Kline has approved a “new” television commercial which ignores those issues to attack Mike Obermueller. “new” because it really it isn’t new … first, the Kline For Congress campaign has […]