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MAIN STREET CAMPAIGNING/GOP COUNTY CONVENTIONS – All 21 GOP County Conventions are complete. Last weekend I attended conventions in Olmsted, Nicollet and Martin Counties, as well as State Senate/State Rep. endorsing conventions for Rice, Steele, Waseca and Le Sueur Counties. It was great speaking to over 700 fired up conservatives...
By Shawn Loging, KEYC - MANKATO, Minn. - Republican Candidate for Congress, Jim Hagedorn, said if he's elected, one of his priorities will be enabling veterans to choose their own doctors and medical care.
AS FARM ECONOMY WEAKENS, WALZ PILES ON –
Southern Minnesota’s farmers and agribusinesses are struggling with low commodity prices, high input costs, a glut of product and the lowest median-income in 20 years (See Mankato Free Press story)
By Chuck Hunt, Faribault County Register - Just like Forest Gump, a Blue Earth man is running, and running, and running. And he has been doing it for a long time. Jim Hagedorn has been running for Minnesota's First Congressional District seat, currently held by Democrat Tim Walz, since last...
MAIN STREET CAMPAIGNING –
Last week I visited Washington, D.C. for Capitol Hill meetings to build support for our race. My talks with the Republican National Congressional Committee, various fundraisers and other GOP leaders went well.