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Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-MN 3rd District)

5th term Republican from Minnesota 3rd District.


Residence: Eden Prairie

Marital Status: Married (Kelly)

Prev. Occupation: Business Analyst, Congressional Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: MN House, 1995-2009

Education: BA St. Olaf College, 1987

Birthdate: 05/14/1965

Birthplace: Bakersfield, CA

Religion: Lutheran

Percentage in Last Election: 57%

Major Opponent: Terri Bonoff


Current Elected Office Contact Information


Washington, D.C. Office:

127 Cannon House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-2303
Phone: (202) 225-2871
Fax: (202) 225-6351

Eden Prairie Office: (more district offices)

250 Prairie Center Drive, Suite 230
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344
Phone: (952) 405-8510
Fax: (952) 405-8514


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Laurie Esau
  • Scheduler: Kate Paul
  • Legis. Dir.: Mike Stober
  • Press Secy.: Andrew Johnson



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Erik Paulsen voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Regulations from the Executive In Need of Scrutiny” Act (REINS Act) 01/06/2017 Yea Voted Against
P The Midnight Rules Relief Act to bundle regulations for CRA 01/04/2017 Yea Voted Against
P Congress paves way for public land giveaway 01/04/2017 Yea Voted Against
F Smith of Missouri Amendment No. 14 07/12/2016 Nay Voted For
F Defends against attacks on the Clean Power Plan 07/12/2016 Nay Voted Against
F Polis of Colorado Amendment No. 5 06/08/2016 Nay Voted Against
P Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016 06/08/2016 Yea Voted Against
F Vote to protect the coastal plain of the Arctic refuge 02/26/2016 Yea Voted For
A Global Warming: would allow the export of crude oil and would significantly increase drilling and GW pollution 12/02/2015 Yea Voted Against
P Global Warming: Vote to block the Clean Power Plan 12/01/2015 Yea Voted Against
(More Key Votes)

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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