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6 September 2016

TwinWest Chamber Endorses Paulsen over Bonoff

Eden Prairie, Mn – The TwinWest Chamber of Commerce PAC endorsed U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen (MN-03) for re-election today. The Star Tribune has referred to the TwinWest Chamber as a “hugely influential” group in the Third District race. Paulsen has now received the endorsement of the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Federation of…

18 August 2016

U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen is co-sponsoring a bipartisan bill to repeal a tax within the Affordable Care Act

Watch the KSTP news story on Rep. Paulsen’s bipartisan efforts to repeal and Obamacare tax. You can watch the story here. From KSTP:  U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen is co-sponsoring a bipartisan bill to repeal a tax within the Affordable Care Act. Paulsen joined small business owners for a round table discussion about the health insurance…

18 August 2016

Rep. Erik Paulsen Joined by Jim Ramstad

Representative Erik Paulsen was joined on the campaign trail by former Representative Jim Ramstad. “Great to have Jim Ramstad on the campaign trail with me,” Rep. Paulsen said.

10 August 2016

Rep. Erik Paulsen Tours Hearing Aid Manufacturing Facility in Bloomington

Watch the KSTP story on Rep. Paulsen’s tour of a hearing aid manufacturing facility in the 3rd District.  You can watch the story here. From KSTP: Congressman Erik Paulsen was recognized Wednesday for being a champion for hearing aid innovation. Paulsen toured the ReSound manufacturing facility in Bloomington, which is the U.S. headquarters for GN…

7 August 2016

Paulsen Endorsed by Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, Fraternal Order of Police, Minneapolis Federation of Police

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 7th, 2016 Eden Prairie, MN – Minnesota’s three major law enforcement organizations, the Fraternal Order of Police, Minneapolis Federation of Police, and Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association all endorsed Representative Erik Paulsen for re-election in Minnesota’s Third Congressional District. Matt Hagen, President of the Minnesota Fraternal Order of Police praised Paulsen’s work: “Erik…

26 April 2016

Erik Paulsen: Tax information is a critical, but missing tool, in child-abduction investigations

From the Star Tribune, you can read the commentary article here. As a father of four girls, there are few crimes that shock and appall me as much as the kidnapping of a child. Kidnapping is reprehensible for a number of reasons: the innocence and helplessness of the victims, the pain and confusion a loving parent…

30 March 2016

Congress’ most important function (that almost no one uses)

From the MinnPost. Read the full article here. Pam Pommer was not a big fan of Rep. Erik Paulsen — at least not before she came to his office for help. Pommer, 61, is a self-described liberal Democrat who has lived in the Third Congressional District for years. She cares about gun control and access…

22 December 2015

Paulsen: Medical device tax pause a window for full repeal

From MassDevice. You can read the full article here. The 2-year pause on the medical device tax enacted last week is an opportunity to push through a full repeal of the 2.3% revenue tax, Rep. Erik Paulsen (R.-Minn.) told MassDevice.com. “The next key step is just making sure the device tax repeal is permanent. So we essentially have a…

27 October 2014

StarTribune – Endorsement: Erik Paulsen for Third District

From the Star Tribuen; read the full endorsement here: Incumbent Republican has a record of bipartisan achievements. Minnesota’s Third Congressional District has an admirable history of electing bipartisan legislative leaders like Bill Frenzel and Jim Ramstad, who reached across the aisle in order to craft — and pass — laws aimed at tackling vexing problems….

19 October 2014

Third Major Law Enforcement Group Backs Paulsen

Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis Endorses Erik Paulsen Eden Prairie, MN – The Police Officers Federation of Minnesota has endorsed Congressman Erik Paulsen for re-election in Minnesota’s Third Congressional District. The endorsement follows the Fraternal Order of Police and Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association who have also endorsed Paulsen. “I am proud to have…

15 October 2014

Major Minnesota Law Enforcement Groups Endorse Erik Paulsen

Fraternal Order of Police and Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association Offer Endorsement Eden Prairie, MN – Two major law enforcement organizations – the Fraternal Order of Police and the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association – endorsed Congressman Erik Paulsen today for re-election in Minnesota’s Third Congressional District. “Cops on the street and our law…

9 October 2014

ECM Newspapers endorse Erik Paulsen

ECM Newspapers endorse Erik Paulsen. Read the article on the ECM site. Our viewpoint: Paulsen brings experience, seniority to 3rd District The 3rd Congressional District offered new and more diverse boundaries in 2012 when 58 percent of voters elected Republican Erik Paulsen. Although the district is considered one of the most affluent in Minnesota because…

30 September 2014

A ‘Sneak Preview’ of my New Ad

My TV ads will hit the airtomorrow. Before they start, I wanted you to see my new ad.  As I often say, Washington, DC is a city surrounded on all sides by reality, and our nation’s spending and debt continue to be on a completely unsustainable path. Your support will help me continue to force Washington to…

25 September 2014

Chamber and Small Business Groups Endorse Erik Paulsen for Re-Election

Congressman Paulsen receives endorsements of TwinWest Chamber of Commerce PAC, United States Chamber of Commerce, and National Federation of Independent Business Eden Prairie, MN – Three major small business advocacy organizations – the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce PAC, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the National Federation of Independent Business– have endorsed Congressman Erik Paulsen for re-election to Congress. The TwinWest Chamber of Commerce is the largest chamber of commerce in the Third Congressional District. “Creating a healthier economy…

29 March 2014

Paulsen Unanimously Endorsed by Third District Republicans

Maple Grove, MN – Representative Erik Paulsen (MN-3) was unanimously endorsed for re-election by the Third Congressional District Republicans today. “I’m honored to receive the endorsement of the CD3 Republicans” said Paulsen. “I am excited to continue to work on behalf of my constituents, focusing on job creation and pro-growth economic policies that will help the…

31 October 2012

Erik Paulsen Releases First Radio Ad!

Representative Paulsen releases radio ad highlighting his bipartisan work to bring the Minnesota Congressional Delegation together on the job-killing medical device tax FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: John-Paul Yates (952) 934-8999 Eden Prairie, MN – Representative Paulsen released a radio ad today highlighting his work to repeal the job-killing medical device tax. The medical device tax…

18 September 2012
Press Release

Minnesota Farm Bureau Endorses Erik Paulsen for Re-Election

Representative Paulsen adds Farm Bureau to strong list of endorsements FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: John-Paul Yates (952) 934-8999 Eden Prairie, MN, September 10, 2012 – Representative Erik Paulsen has earned the endorsement of the Minnesota Farm Bureau for re-election in Minnesota’s Third Congressional District. The Minnesota Farm Bureau is made up of over 78 local…

18 September 2012
Press Release

Minnesota Police Groups Endorse Erik Paulsen for Re-Election

Representative Paulsen receives endorsements of the Fraternal Order of Police, Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, and Minneapolis Federation of Police FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: John-Paul Yates (952) 934-8999 Eden Prairie, MN – Three major law enforcement organizations – the Fraternal Order of Police, the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, and the Police Officers…

18 September 2012
Press Release

Chamber and Small Business Groups Endorse Erik Paulsen for Re-Election

Representative Paulsen receives endorsements of TwinWest Chamber of Commerce, United States Chamber of Commerce, and National Federation of Independent Business SAFE Trust FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: John-Paul Yates (952) 934-8999 Eden Prairie, MN – Three major business advocacy organizations – the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the National Federation of…