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By Dan Linehan, Mankato Free Press - The candidates for Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District sharply disagree on whether the Iranian nuclear deal will prevent that nation from acquiring nuclear weapons.
MAIN STREET CAMPAIGNING –
We had a strong week of Main Street campaigning across the First District. I attended the Nicollet County Fair in St. Peter and the Freeborn County Fair in Albert Lea. Both fairs were fun and I enjoyed visiting with residents and loyal GOP volunteers.
By Heather J. Carlson, postbulletin.com - First District DFL Rep. Tim Walz's Republican challenger is urging the congressman to hold a series of town hall meetings during the August recess to hear from constituents.
August 10, 2015 | Press Release HAGEDORN ASKS, “WHERE’S WALZ(DO)?”- Incumbent congressman hasn’t held a true town hall meeting for 6 years - Citing the many economic and foreign policy problems facing our nation, First Congressional District Republican candidate Jim Hagedorn today challenged DFL incumbent Tim Walz to hold a...
Otto Luknic, Faribault Daily News - To the editor: As a supporter, I was pleased to see Jim Hagedorn announce he would be running for congress against Tim Walz. Southern Minnesota needs a new voice to represent our interests and not the interests of the Twin Cities' liberals or Washington...