Post Tagged with: "John Kline"

Quote of the Day: Kline campaign on Maher visit to Minnesota

Quote of the Day: Kline campaign on Maher visit to Minnesota

“It’s disappointing [Mike] Obermueller wants to take this race into the gutter and campaign with [Bill] Maher who compared [John] Kline, a decorated Marine Corps veteran, to ‘ISIS’ and ‘Ebola’ and was previously fired by ABC for saluting 9/11 terrorists and calling our troops ‘cowardly.’” Source: Troy Young,¬†campaign spokesman for […]

Benson’s Endorsement of Emmer Conflicts with Thompson’s Campaign’s “Strict Policy” of No Endorsements

Benson’s Endorsement of Emmer Conflicts with Thompson’s Campaign’s “Strict Policy” of No Endorsements

Last summer, when Rhonda Sivarajah announced her campaign for Congress in the 6th Congressional District at an auto repair shop in Ham Lake, State Senator Michelle Benson (R-Ham Lake) was there to support Sivarajah’s campaign. As Sivarajah spoke at the podium about her campaign, Benson stood behind Sivarajah, along with […]

GOP Endorses Kline for Re-election in 2nd CD, Miller in 1st CD

GOP Endorses Kline for Re-election in 2nd CD, Miller in 1st CD

Congressman John Kline was endorsed today for re-election by Republicans in the 2nd Congressional District. Kline defeated his GOP challenger, David Gerson, on the first ballot. The convention was very passionate, but it had a very calm and tidy ending, as Gerson took the stage to announce Kline had been […]

Hook, Line & Sinker Fact-Check: Gerson’s Claim About Kline’s Authorship of Bills False; Earns Score of Dead Fish

Hook, Line & Sinker Fact-Check: Gerson’s Claim About Kline’s Authorship of Bills False; Earns Score of Dead Fish

David Gerson is challenging Congressman John Kline for the Republican Party of Minnesota’s endorsement in the 2nd Congressional District. I’ll be writing more in the next week about the race between Kline & Gerson, but I’m starting with a few fact-checks on the messaging points used by Gerson and Kline. […]

2nd Congressional District Endorsements Become Issue in GOP Race for Governor

2nd Congressional District Endorsements Become Issue in GOP Race for Governor

Kurt Zellers’ campaign threw a hand-grenade into the Republican race for governor this afternoon when he announced he was endorsing Congressman John Kline for re-election. Kline is facing a challenge from David Gerson for the Republican Party of Minnesota’s endorsement for Congress in the 2nd Congressional District. It was a […]

The Buzz: Former Mark Kennedy, Cravaack and HRCC Staffer Joins Gerson for Congress

The Buzz: Former Mark Kennedy, Cravaack and HRCC Staffer Joins Gerson for Congress

Joey Gerdin, who previously worked for Congressman Mark Kennedy’s U.S. Senate campaign and was the finance director for House Republican Campaign Committee and Chip Crvaack’s 2010 campaign, has signed up to work for David Gerson’s campaign for Congress. Gerson is challenging incumbent Congressman John Kline for the GOP endorsement in […]

Gerson Will Focus on Reducing Spending and Federal Debt; Campaign is Over $91K in Debt

Gerson Will Focus on Reducing Spending and Federal Debt; Campaign is Over $91K in Debt

David Gerson, who announced today he will challenge Congressman John Kline for the Republican endorsement in the 2nd Congressional, owes debts of $91,176.41 through his congressional campaign. Gerson’s campaign website states “David will stand up against wasteful Washington spending and reduce the burden of debt that will be passed on […]

Gerson Challenges Kline Again for GOP Endorsement in 2nd CD

Gerson Challenges Kline Again for GOP Endorsement in 2nd CD

David Gerson announced this morning that he will challenge Congressman John Kline again for the Republican Party of Minnesota’s endorsement in the 2nd congressional District. Gerson has agreed to abide by the endorsement and pushed Congressman Kline to also commit to not running in the Primary Election, should Kline not […]