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Erik Paulsen's Public Statements

Full Name: Erik Paulsen
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kelly; 4 Children: Cassie, Briana, Tayler, Liesl
Birth Date: 05/14/1965
Birth Place: Bakersfield, CA
Home City: Eden Prairie, MN
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
May 13, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Ellison, Paulsen, Walz, Nolan Provision to Keep Invasive Carp Out of Minnesota's Waterways Included in Final Water Infrastructure Bill
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations
May 9, 2014 Paulsen Votes to Build Upon the Successes of High-Performing Charter Schools
May 9, 2014 Paulsen Votes for Permanent Extension of R&D Tax Credit
May 8, 2014 Success and Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Act
May 8, 2014 Paulsen Votes to Hold IRS Official in Contempt for Political Targeting
May 8, 2014 Paulsen Statement on Creation of Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi Attacks
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 8, 2014 Paulsen: Boko Haram Atrocities Must Be Stopped
May 7, 2014 Paulsen Questions Fed Chair on Unemployment at JEC Hearing
May 7, 2014 Paulsen Participates in North Dakota Roundtable on Combating Sex Trafficking
May 6, 2014 Ellison, Paulsen, Duffy Applaud Passage of Money Remittances Improvement Act
May 2, 2014 Paulsen: Cut Red Tape to Promote Growth and Innovation
May 1, 2014 Paulsen: No Bonuses for IRS Employees That Don't Pay Their Taxes
April 30, 2014 Paulsen's Safe Harbor Legislation Passes House Panel
April 30, 2014 House Judiciary Committee Approves Three Bills to Combat Human Trafficking
April 29, 2014 Paulsen Takes Action to Improve Foster Care, Prevent Sex Trafficking
April 29, 2014 U.S. House of Representatives Passes Paulsen Legislation Celebrating National Parks
April 29, 2014 National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act
April 28, 2014 Importance of Trade
April 21, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership
April 15, 2014 Tax Day 2014: Fix the Broken Tax Code
April 10, 2014 Congressman Paulsen Statement on Passage of House Budget
April 9, 2014 Congressman Paulsen Statement on Ways and Means Committee Referral to DOJ
April 9, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 4, 2014 Bipartisan Members Launch TTIP Caucus
April 4, 2014 Paulsen: Economic Recovery Below Average
April 4, 2014 Paulsen Votes to Restore Workers' Hours and Wages
April 4, 2014 Roll Call - Exploiting Our Daughters: Fighting Sex Trafficking
April 2, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
April 1, 2014 Protecting Seniors From Medicare Cuts
April 1, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman of Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government - Keeping Pressure on IRS for Targeting
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 26, 2014 Paulsen Backs Legislation to Combat Facilitation of Sex Trade Online
March 26, 2014 Paulsen Receives "Champion of Healthcare Innovation" Award
March 14, 2014 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Keeping the Promise: Allowing Seniors to Keep Their Medicare Advantage Plans If They Like Them
March 13, 2014 Paulsen Questions Secretary Sebelius on Health Care Law Flaws
March 11, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Do More To Fight Sex Trafficking
March 5, 2014 Paulsen to Play in Annual Congressional Hockey Game that Raises Funds for Charity
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury and John Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Proposed 501(c)(4) Rules
Feb. 26, 2014 Paulsen Says Tax Reform Will Help Families, Workers, and Our Economy
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 23, 2014 Paulsen Urges President Obama to Visit Med Tech Company
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medical Device Tax
Feb. 19, 2014 Star Tribune Highlights Survey Showing Job Losses Caused by Medical Device Tax
Feb. 11, 2014 Paulsen Votes to Protect Organizations from Unfair IRS Regulations
Feb. 10, 2014 Ending Russia's Ban on Intercountry Adoption
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