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  1. Gutknecht, Kline endorse HagedornRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-Bulletin

    Former 1st District Rep. Gil Gutknecht and former 2nd District Rep. John Kline are endorsing Hagedorn's bid for the open seat. 1st District Rep. Tim Walz has announced he is not seek re-election and instead running for governor in 2018.

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  2. At the Races: Democrats Announce for Wide Swath of Congressional RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... with 1st District Rep. Tim Walz . Minnesota's 2nd District had been safe Republican for years, but former Rep. John Kline 's retirement gave Democrats hope they could pick up the seat in 2016. But Craig, like Hillary Clinton , fell short. President ...

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  3. Angie Craig Back for Rematch Against Jason Lewis in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... with 1st District Rep. Tim Walz . Minnesota's 2nd District had been safe Republican for years, but former Rep. John Kline's retirement gave Democrats hope they could pick up the seat in 2016. But Craig, like Hillary Clinton, fell short. President ...

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  4. All Sides Agree that Single Servicer Is a Bad MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Center for American Progress

    ... "I'm inclined to think that that is not the best direction to go." Last year, Reps. Virginia Foxx (R-NC) and John Kline (R-MN) noted their lack of confidence in the ability of the Office of Federal Student Aid to manage and oversee a single ...

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  5. DFLers rally at Capitol to protect pensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... promised. In 2014, the Republican-led Congress passed a bill - whose co-author was retired Minnesota U.S. Rep. John Kline - that allowed trustees of distressed plans more flexibility to cut benefits to extend solvency. It was signed by ...

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  6. No Student Deserves the Bureau of Indian EducationRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... compared with a national average of 81%. The agency can't even keep the buildings from falling down. As then-Rep. John Kline (R., Minn.), explained at a hearing in 2015, "You've got collapsing roofs, leaking roofs, buckling floors, exposed wires, ...

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  7. Puzder Withdraws From Labor Secretary ConsiderationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Insurance News Net

    ... that Kirsanow said he was a moderate on the overtime rule and did not address the fiduciary regulation. a John Kline: The Minnesota congressman who serves as chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee is retiring at the end of the ...

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  8. Democrats Identify Key Swing Districts In 2018, Including 2 In MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... term in Congress last year by less than 7,000 votes, or 2.2 percent, to replace longtime Republican represenative John Kline, who retired.

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  9. Jason Lewis ditches talk radio past in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Business North

    ... is responsible for the stagnating growth." Lewis has taken over the 2nd District Congressional seat from John Kline, who served in Congress for 14 years. Kline backed another Republican to replace him, but he now says he thinks Lewis will do a good ...

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  10. How term limits for committee chairs make Congress less effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... , rather than the major legislation typical of committee chairs. On Education and the Workforce, retiring chair John Kline (R-Minn.) scored at or below expectations across his legislative career, both in his time as chair and previously as a ...

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  11. Outgoing Rep. Kline on retirement, one-party rule and how D.C. has changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Rep. John Kline is wrapping up 39 years of public service and looking forward to using his pop-up camper. - Outgoing Republican Rep. John Kline gives up his seat in three days when incoming Republican Jason Lewis gets sworn in on Capitol Hill to represent Minnesota's Second Congressional District.

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  12. Minnesota delegation braces for President TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    ... to go along with two DFLers in the Senate. The only new face is Jason Lewis. He'll replace fellow Republican John Kline, who retired from his 2nd Congressional District seat. "We'll see how much obstruction we get from the other side," he said. ...

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  13. You're Hired: Labor Policy Under the Trump Administration and in the 115th CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | JD Supra

    ... Representative Virginia Foxx (R-NC) is expected to become the new Chair following the retirement of current Chair John Kline (R-MN). Representative Foxx has promised "to do whatever [Republicans] can to stop the rules coming out of the [Obama] Labor ...

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  14. 10 freshmen to watch in the new CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The Hill

    ... primary over more moderate, establishment-favored candidates for a competitive district vacated by retiring Rep. John Kline (R-Minn.). They compared Lewis, a talk show host with a history of controversial comments, to failed Missouri GOP Senate ...

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  15. Jason Lewis goes to Washington - and now has to governRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... the sometimes overwhelming political spinning in D.C. and the real lives and struggles of voters back home. Rep. John Kline, a Republican who served 14 years in the Second Congressional District before retiring this year, said many freshmen make the ...

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  16. Thoughts for a time of political transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... determine when they'll retire. Not so for a fellow who made the rounds for exit interviews last week, U.S. Rep. John Kline. Kline, 69, announced 15 months ago without a trace of mixed feeling that he would step down after seven terms in the hothouse ...

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  17. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Hill

    ... Meagan McCanna to serve as a senior manager of federal affairs and engagement, after leaving the office of Rep. John Kline (R-Minn.) in January. She is now Kline's chief of staff. The company is also transferring Casey Aden-Wansbury from its ...

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  18. Kline talks TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | TwinCities

    Over coffee and a rather hefty breakfast in downtown St. Paul, outgoing U.S. Rep. John Kline on Monday morning let loose - within limits - on Congress, Donald Trump and what will come next. After more than two decades in the Marine Corps and seven terms representing Minnesota's suburban and rural 2nd Congressional District in the U.S. House, the freedom to talk as he wished is not yet full.

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  19. Talking Points: Kline's Advice For Republicans In PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Party. Most prominent Minnesota Republicans, including former Gov. Tim Pawlenty and Reps. Erik Paulsen and John Kline, supported Sen. Marco Rubio for president. Now, however, Republicans like House Speaker Paul Ryan are promising to work with Trump ...

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  20. Pension ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Hundreds of people expected to protest outgoing U.S. Rep. John Kline's last-month effort to push thru a bill that would slash Teamster pensions Gallery: Teamsters and supporters gathered outside U.S. Rep. John Kline's office to protest Kline's new bill that could slash pensions Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Burnsville, MN. Here, David Gerhart of Faribault, MN, from local 160, holds two signs while listening to speakers at the event.

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