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We continue to travel the First District to shake hands with residents and meet southern Minnesota’s “thought leaders” to build relationships and learn as much as possible about you and your needs, interests and values.
By David Weigel, Washington Post - MANKATO, Minn. — Many of the farmers who helped propel Donald Trump to the presidency fear becoming pawns in his escalating trade war with China, which threatens markets for soybeans, corn and other lifeblood crops in the Upper Midwest.
By Dan Merica, CNN - President Donald Trump's decision to crack down on Chinese trade practices may seem a world away from the rural roads of Martin County, Minnesota, the self-proclaimed "Bacon Capitol of the USA."
By Kevin Sweeney, The Journal - NEW ULM — Jim Hagedorn came close to pulling off an upset in the 2016 District 1 congressional election. He lost to DFL incumbent Tim Walz by the narrowest of margins — .76 percent.This year, with Walz seeking the nomination for governor, District 1...
April 2, 2018 | Press Release HAGEDORN NETS MORE CD 1 ENDORSEMENTS Campaign Strengthens Support in Advance of Minnesota’s First District Republican Convention Blue Earth, Minnesota – Jim Hagedorn, Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s First Congressional District today announced his campaign has been endorsed by five additional county chairs...