Tag Archives: Republicans

Erik “I Love Awards” Paulsen Fails to receive Champions For Children award (AGAIN)

Ponder this as you read on : Erik Paulsen promotes himself for being named by multiple groups as the “Craft Brewers Champion”; what if he focused on children instead ? Let’s start with the positive by congratulating Representatives Dave Reichert (R-WA) and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) as a 2017 Champions of Children for actively working and […]

After years of Paulsen “Washington Must Do More With Less”, Ryan wants more spending on CTE

Political spin was on display during retiring Speaker Paul Ryan’s visit to pump up the re-election campaigns of Second District Congressman Jason Lewis and Third District Congressman Erik Paulsen (highlights from the Star-Tribune) U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan visited several Twin Cities businesses Monday, touting tax cuts and technical careers while also talking up the […]

The 370 Million Dollar Question : Will Paulsen, Ryan, McMorris-Rodgers, Davis return to McDonalds after mid-terms ?

Fun Fact : The “I’m Lovin’ It” jingle used in McDonald’s commercials was based on a pre-existing German campaign originally developed as “Ich Liebe Es.” Fun Fact : In Germany, new employees have access to an educational program called “McDeutsch“, to help employees improve their German language skills which they can use to progress their […]

FRANK Talk About IA01 Rod Blum $275,275.80 Budget Savings

Iowa’s First District Congressman, Rod Blum got himself a little publicity he didn’t want … in the Des Moines Register and on Twitter News of Blum's undisclosed business comes the same day @ppppolls finds him with underwater approval and trailing a Dem competitorBlum approval: 37%-47%Trump approval: 40%-55%2018 matchup: Abby Finkenauer 43%, Rod Blum 42%#IA01https://t.co/hn4kxvx0cMhttps://t.co/7GLdepCps8 — […]

Connect The Dots : “Jared Kushner Circle” to Jason Lewis, Erik Paulsen, and so many more

As former Senator James Abourezk wrote, “I can tell you from personal experience that the support Israel has in the Congress is based completely on political fear — fear of defeat by anyone who does not do what Israel wants done.” [Sidenote : substitute “NRA” for “Israel” and you understand why Congress refuses to address […]

This Week’s House Priority : CHIP, DACA, Government Funding, or 5 Year Prison Term for an Abortion ?

Déjà Vu ? Or is it prep time for November’s election ? If you have followed the headlines, you are probably aware that this week, the funding for the government will end January 19th without congressional action. Most likely, you are also aware that funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) will run out […]