Minnesota Congressman John Kline highlighted the challenges facing Minnesota schools under burdensome federal policies and urged his colleagues to place less faith in the Secretary of Education and more faith in parents, teachers, and education leaders by supporting legislation he introduced, the Student Success Act (H.R. 5).
Minnesota Congressman John Kline issued the following statement today after President Obama vetoed bipartisan legislation to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Congressman John Kline honored several Minnesotans this week for their acts of generosity at his ninth annual “Star of the North” ceremony at Kenwood Trail Middle School in Lakeville. The Star of the North recipients received Congressional Certificates of Recognition.
Congressman John Kline sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel this morning requesting answers after U.S. Marines protecting the U.S. Ambassador to Yemen and other embassy personnel were ordered to destroy their weapons and equipment prior to boarding a commercial aircraft during their evacuation.
Last year, Minnesotans and our nation faced significant and unique challenges. As your Congressman, I have worked to ensure your voice is heard in Washington and you are updated on my efforts. To learn more about my work, I've compiled my "2014 Year in Review".
A bipartisan Congress put workers and businesses one step closer toward having the tools they need to come together and save multiemployer pension plans that are facing imminent bankruptcy. It’s time to trust our nation’s workers, employers, and union leaders to do the right thing by enacting this important bipartisan agreement.
John has supported and championed many efforts in the House of Representatives to put an end to human trafficking. View this page to find out about important legislation, hearings, and local resources.
John has championed bipartisan, bicameral legislation to ensure workers have the skills needed to find a good job. Visit this page to learn more about our current system, the status of the bill, and his solution.
Kline Discusses ESEA Reform on WCCO with Chad Hartman
Congressman John Kline spoke with Chad Hartman on WCCO about K-12 education reform on January 27, 2015.
Kline Response to the President's State of the Union
Listen to Congressman Kline's Reponse to the State of the Union on WCCO with Dave Lee.
John Kline Urges Passage of Youth Trafficking Legislation
The proposals would enhance existing aid for runaway and homeless youth and improve identification and assessment of child sex trafficking victims.
John Kline Helps Lead a Hearing to Exam Efforts to Protect Our Youth
John Kline helped lead a hearing to to examine the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's ongoing work and implementation of recent legislative changes.