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1st District race off and running

By Trey Mewes, Mankato Free Press - MANKATO — To hear Republican Jim Hagedorn and Democrat Dan Feehan tell it, Tuesday's primary might as well not have happened.

Both candidates say they've been running general election-style campaigns since they first announced their intention to replace U.S. Rep. Tim Walz in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District. Both candidates were also endorsed by their respective parties and both handily fended off challenges from other candidates.

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HAGEDORN RENEWS CALL FOR ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION CRACK DOWN

August 22, 2018 | Press Release

For more information contact: Gregg Peppin – 612-209-9351

HAGEDORN RENEWS CALL FOR ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION CRACK DOWN
Says Discovery of Second Violent Murder by Illegal Immigrant in Three Days
Validates Trump/Hagedorn Border Security and Immigration Plan

Blue Earth, Minnesota – Jim Hagedorn, Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s First Congressional District, today renewed his call for sweeping border security and immigration reforms to crack down on illegal immigration. Hagedorn said the recent discovery of two violent murders, both committed by illegal aliens, further demonstrates the pressing need to enact the policies he and President Trump have outlined.

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Hagedorn Proposes Eight Debates in CD 1 Race

August 21, 2018 | Press Release

For more information contact: Gregg Peppin – 612-209-9351

HAGEDORN PROPOSES CD 1 DEBATE SERIES
Campaign Suggests Eight Debates to Ensure Every Region of First District is Included

Blue Earth, Minnesota – Jim Hagedorn, Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s First Congressional District, today proposed eight in-district candidate debates moderated by representatives of First District television, radio and newspaper outlets. The proposal is a stark contrast with that of the three debates suggested by Hagedorn’s DFL opponent Dan Feehan.

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Jim Hagedorn MN Public Radio Interview

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By Tim Nelson, MPR News - As with the other Minnesota congressional seats that are open this election season, the 1st District will be one of the nation's most closely watched political contests of the midterms. Republican Jim Hagedorn and Democrat Dan Feehan won their primaries.

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Minnesota's 1st District will be watched closely, nationally

By Tim Nelson, MPR News - As with the other Minnesota congressional seats that are open this election season, the 1st District will be one of the nation's most closely watched political contests of the midterms. Republican Jim Hagedorn and Democrat Dan Feehan won their primaries.

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