Last Friday, our campaign uncovered a shocking mail ballot blunder in which as many as 200 Freeborn County voters who live in a mail ballot precinct did not receive ballots in time for them to be returned by mail. It was a huge error made by a “mail ballot outsourcing […]
While my opponents are attacking each other and getting involved in drama and lawsuits, I continue to meet face-to-face with the hard-working commonsense people on main street in southern Minnesota. The first district deserves a homegrown and hardworking member of Congress who listens to them, not the DC and St. Paul elites.Vote […]
Matt Benda is driven by his strong Christian faith and always remembers what’s important. As your Representative, you can trust he’ll change Washington–not the other way around.In our new ad, Pastor John Holt of First Lutheran Church discusses why he believes Matt Benda is the right candidate to represent MN-01 […]
Albert Lea, Minnesota – Matt Benda, Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s First Congressional District Special Primary Election, today discovered an unpublicized mail in ballot blunder that has the potential to disenfranchise as many as 200 Freeborn County voters. The mistake has been attributed by Freeborn County Auditor-Treasurer Pat Martinson […]
If you have not done so, please take a moment to listen to my recent interview with Lynn Ketelsen of the Linder Farm Network in which I discuss real issues we face as a Country. While my opponents and their supporters are hurling accusations and attacking each other, I believe you want […]
While my opponents are going negative against each other and their supporters are running negative TV ads, I am on a main street tour meeting face-to-face with business owners and talking about the issues that matter. We need a congressman who focuses on southern Minnesota, not worrying about the St. Paul or DC elites. Common sense lives on main street.
What skills and traits do we really want in our next member of Congress? That’s the question voters in southern Minnesota have to answer before voting in next Tuesday’s Special Primary election.Most of all, we deserve a conservative, homegrown and hardworking candidate, someone born and raised here, and someone with […]
ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) – As the race for Minnesota’s first congressional district gets closer, we are getting to know each of the candidates who are running to fill the rest of Congressman Jim Hagedorn’s seat.Hagedorn passed away suddenly earlier this year. The candidate selected would hold office for three months.“I’m […]