Tag Archives: Republicans

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 […]

11/10 Erik Paulsen Correspondence Corner : Ensuring that veterans receive the services they need ?

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 […]

MN03 Erik Paulsen Votes AGAINST “CHAMPION KIDS Act of 2017”

His trademark #PaulsenSpin was evident in this tweet This morning, I was proud to vote to reauthorize #CHIP to restore funding for a critical health care program for MN families and children https://t.co/PLj3tzAFCZ — Rep. Erik Paulsen (@RepErikPaulsen) November 3, 2017 Spin … yah … with a little of that all too familiar #PaulsenPrestidigitation. Factually, […]

Connect-the-Dots : Koch Brothers and Erik Paulsen Power Grab

Did you read Erik Paulsen’s OpEd, Stalling Stras’ nomination is the latest example of partisan game-playing in Washington. By blocking his confirmation, the senators are keeping an outstanding legal mind off the Eighth Circuit court, and preventing another Minnesotan from joining a court where the majority of judges are from other states. This is unacceptable. […]

Emmer and Paulsen Following RNCC Playbook While Lewis Channels Trump

Photographic proof that Jason Lewis is correct — “Well-oiled” activists targeting Minnesota homes Going door to door, CLF field team is working hard to share how @RepErikPaulsen is fighting for #MN03 families. pic.twitter.com/iUJSFzG5yU — CLF (@CLFSuperPAC) August 24, 2017 Since the August recess is just past it’s halfway point, it is appropriate to see what […]