I have been reading the reports in your newspaper and in other news media about the demonstrations in the Third Congressional District. I fully support what these people are doing to reach out to Rep. Eric Paulsen.
In this interesting political time, I decided it would be a good idea to keep an eye on how my elected officials were voting. I was very disappointed to see our U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen voted to repeal the Stream Protection Rule, which protects water quality from coal mining.
On Tuesday, my representative, Erik Paulsen, made two votes that appear to be a massive contradiction. As a member of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, he voted against the release of President Trump’s taxes. That’s the second time he’s done so in committee and the fourth overall. .