WASHINGTON – Today, House Democrats rejected an amendment offered by Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) on Biden’s Executive Order #13985: Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through the Federal Government. Hagedorn’s amendment would prohibit the use of federal funds to implement Biden’s Executive Order and ensure all Americans are treated equally.
WASHINGTON – Today, House Democrats blocked two amendments to the Minibus Appropriations package offered by Representatives Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) and Mariannette Miller-Meeks (IA-02) that would have prevented funds from being used to repeal, revise, or replace the Trump Administration’s Navigable Waters Protection Rule, known as WOTUS.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) released the following statement on the decision by Rawlings Sporting Goods and its owners, Major League Baseball (MLB) and Seidler Equity Partners, to close the Miken Sports plant in Caledonia and move manufacturing jobs to communist China.
MANKATO – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) announced a reoccurrence of his kidney cancer. Hagedorn was diagnosed with stage IV kidney cancer on February 15, 2019, and has received continued care and immunotherapy at Rochester’s Mayo Clinic. After recently visiting the Mayo Clinic and undergoing several tests, Hagedorn’s doctors confirmed that his cancer has resurfaced.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) announced today that his office will be participating in the 2021 Congressional App Challenge for high school and middle school students. Each year, U.S. Representatives encourage students in their districts to create their own unique apps for a chance to win the Congressional App Challenge and inspire them to pursue careers in computer science.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) introduced the Expanding Opportunity Zones Act of 2021, which would increase the number of low-income communities designated as Opportunity Zones in each state from 25 percent to 30 percent, as well as extend the tax deferral date from December 31st, 2026 to December 31st, 2029.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) joined Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Congressman Dusty Johnson (R-S.D.) in sending a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Vilsack and the Department of Justice (DOJ) Acting Solicitor General Prelogar to urge the Administration to pursue all legal actions in a recent U.S.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) sent a letter to the U.S.
Op-ed: Biden’s Border Policies Weaken our Nation
By Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01)
APG Media of Southern Minnesota
June 16, 2021
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) led a Farmers Telephone Town Hall to discuss agriculture and farm policy as well as the current state of the industry with constituents. The event featured special guest Tim Waibel, President of the Minnesota Corn Growers Association.