Press Releases

May 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01), a member of the House Committee on Agriculture, today introduced legislation titled the “Livestock Producer Assistance for COVID-19 Damages Act."

May 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representatives Xochitl Torres Small (D-NM) and Jim Hagedorn (R-MN) introduced the bipartisan Save Our Rural Health Providers Act to ensure COVID-19 relief funding is dedicated to supporting rural healthcare providers across the country. The bill’s companion has been introduced by U.S.

May 21, 2020 Press Release

MINNESOTA – Today, Congressman Pete Stauber (MN-08), Congressman Tom Emmer (MN-06) and Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) sent a letter to Governor Walz requesting that he work with the state legislature to ensure federal funds that were provided by the bipartisan CARES Act are quickly and equitably distributed to local governments across greater Minnesota.

May 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) today led a coalition of nine of his U.S. House colleagues in sending a letter to National Governors Association Chairman Larry Hogan (R-MD) encouraging our nation’s governors to establish guidelines for the responsible, safe and prompt reopening of hospitals and other medical care providers to the general public in their respective states.

May 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) delivered a letter on Friday to the U.S.

May 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) today voted against H.R. 6800, which was crafted behind closed doors by Democratic leadership without input from committees. The legislation fails to address the most prominent needs in the continued fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and instead consists of leftwing wish list items, including, but not limited to the below:

May 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) voted against H. Res. 965, a partisan resolution crafted by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to change the rules of the U.S. House of Representatives and allow members to vote on the House floor by proxy and conduct committee work without having to travel to Washington, D.C. The measure passed, despite bipartisan opposition, by a vote of 217-189.

May 13, 2020 Press Release
"I’m feeling great and working hard."

BLUE EARTH, Minn. – Congressman Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) today provided the following update about his treatment for advanced kidney cancer:

May 12, 2020 Press Release

Minnesota - Representatives Tom Emmer (MN-06), Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) and Pete Stauber (MN-08) issued the following statement ahead of Governor Walz’s pending announcement on the status of Minnesota’s current stay-at-home order: