Press Releases

October 13, 2021 Press Release

MANKATO – Yesterday, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) led a Veterans Telephone Town Hall to connect with veterans across Minnesota’s First District and address their concerns. The event also featured special guest Ashley Laganiere, Olmsted County’s lead Veterans Service Officer.

October 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) released the following statement after rejecting the Democrats’ “demon pass” procedural stunt to raise the national debt ceiling by $480 billion. Such a maneuver would grant Democrats time and space to clear their $5.5 trillion tax and spending spree as well as other radical socialist policies. The measure passed by a vote of 219-206.

October 5, 2021 Press Release

MANKATO - Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) appeared on “Fox News Primetime” Tuesday to discuss Major League Baseball’s (MLB) decision to close the Miken Sports plant in Caledonia. This closure moves manufacturing jobs from the United States to communist China. During the appearance, Congressman Hagedorn also called on MLB to buy American.

September 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) and Congressman Buddy Carter (GA-01) introduced a resolution disapproving of MLB’s decision to close the Miken Sports plant in Caledonia that moves manufacturing jobs to communist China and calls on Major League Baseball (MLB) to buy American.

September 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) voted against H.R. 4350, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022. The bill passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 316-113.

Hagedorn issued the following statement after the vote:

September 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) initiated a video call with FSA Administrator Zach Ducheneaux in which they discussed the USDA’s apparent intention to cancel long-scheduled “top up” Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) payments to pork producers. The Congressman released the following statement after the call:

September 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) released the following statement rejecting H.R. 5305, legislation to raise the national debt ceiling by trillions of dollars to pay for House Democrats’ $3.5 trillion tax and spending spree as well as their other socialist policies. The measure passed by a party line vote of 220-211.

September 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) applauded the U.S. Department of Transportation’s announcement that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded funding that is critical for safety and operations at Rochester International Airport.

September 12, 2021 Press Release

MANKATO – Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) will host the Southern Minnesota Regional Job Fair in North Mankato on Tuesday, September 14th. The event will give business owners, industry leaders, and local services from around southern Minnesota the opportunity to connect with candidates to fill needed jobs.

September 3, 2021 Press Release

MANKATO – Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) released the following statement upon Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO), Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), and Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s (D-MI) visit to Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 pipeline project today in northern Minnesota.

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