Rep. Erik Paulsen
Republican • 3rd District, Minnesota • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 24 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 67 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 104 of 437)
- 214 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 268 of 438) 15 Made Into Law (Ranks 62 of 438)
Paulsen was born May 14, 1965, Chanhassen, Minn. He graduated from St. Olaf College and took jobs with the Cable Value Network and later Sen. Rudy Boschwitz and Rep. Jim Ramstad. He currently is a business analyst for Target.Paulsen and his wife, Kelly, have four daughters. In 1994, Paulsen was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives and served there through 2008. From 2003 to 2007, he was the majority leader in the House. <ref name="About Erick">Erick Paulsen for Congress - About Erick</ref> Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5767 - Don't Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes ActReferred to the House Committee Nov 20, 2014 2 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain compensation received by public safety officers and their dependents from gross ...
H.R.5178 - Crime Victim Restitution and Court Fee Intercept ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2014 1 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an offset against income tax refunds to pay for restitution and other State judicial debts...
H.R.4691 - Private Foundation Excise Tax Simplification Act of 2014Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Jun 26, 2014 3 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the tax rate for excise tax on investment income of private foundations.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5739 - No Social Security for Nazis ActPresented to President Dec 10, 2014 68 Views
To amend the Social Security Act to provide for the termination of social security benefits for individuals who participated in Nazi persecuti...
H.R.5646 - U.S. OUTDOOR ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 7 Views
To provide for duty-free treatment of certain recreational performance outerwear, and for other purposes.
H.R.5645 - Philanthropic Enterprise Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 5 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt private foundations from the tax on excess business holdings in the case of certain phila...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014