Rep. Erik Paulsen (MN-03) took to the House floor in support of H.R. 6156, Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal Act of 2012, legislation to extend permanent normal trade relations with Russia.
In 2011, Minnesota exported $71 million worth of goods to Russia, directly supporting hundreds of Minnesota jobs. Rep. Paulsen has been a steadfast advocate for free trade both in the Ways and Means Committee, and in the entire House of Representatives.
For more information on Rep. Paulsen's work visit www.paulsen.house.gov