ST. PAUL, Minn. – Today, Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) visited Minn. Gov. Tim Walz (D) at the State Capitol to discuss their mutual support for the U.S. Highway 14 Four-Lane Expansion Project near New Ulm, Minn.
Both Walz and Hagedorn agree this 12-mile strength of highway must be completed to improve safety and create economic opportunity for southern Minnesotans.
WASHINGTON – Instead of voting on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that passed the U.S. Senate 86-8, today Speaker Nancy Pelosi held a vote on a politicized NDAA version, H.R. 2500. Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) voted “no” and provided the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Last night, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Rep. Jim Hagedorn’s (MN-01) amendment, #178 to H.R. 2500, the National Defense Authorization Act. The amendment helps small businesses by directing federal agencies to pay small contractors faster, easing the financial burden and added costs of unpredictable payments.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) wrote U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to voice his support for the U.S. Highway 14 Four-Lane Expansion Project near New Ulm, Minn. Hagedorn wrote:
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) recently recognized Maud Borup by visiting its Le Center manufacturing facility and by giving a speech on the House Floor.
WASHINGTON - Congressmen Jim Hagedorn (MN-01), Tom Emmer (MN-06) and Pete Stauber (MN-08) sent a letter today to President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi urging expeditious passage for the United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement (USMCA), a trade pact that will expand Minnesota’s economy.
WASHINGTON – Last night, Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) voted against the Democrat’s amnesty bill, H.R. 6. Hagedorn provided the following statement:
“We have a national security and humanitarian crisis at the southern border; yet, Democrats refuse to offer border security solutions or work on a bipartisan basis with President Trump and Congressional Republicans.
SCANDIA, Minn. – Today Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) promoted the need for reliable broadband in rural areas to help small businesses and sustain rural America. A member of the U.S. House Committee on Small Business, Hagedorn attended a field hearing in Scandia, Minn. titled, “Small Businesses and their Limitations without Reliable Access to Rural Broadband.”
AUSTIN, Minn. – The Office of Rep. Jim Hagedorn (MN-01) announces the student winner for the annual Congressional Art Competition. Tyler Quitmeyer of Austin won with a colored pencil portrait titled, “All American.” Quitmeyer’s artwork depicts a portrait of a man wearing a denim jacket with pins representing each state in the nation. Quitmeyer is a senior at Austin Senior High.