There has been a lot of conversation surrounding the appalling misuse of taxpayer dollars at Community Action of Minneapolis. To me, one of the most disturbing pieces is the Board of Director’s supposed obliviousness. More specifically, Representative Keith Ellison’s lack of leadership and responsibility. As a board member, Representative Ellison should have been ensuring that […]
Many Minneapolis residents are appalled after learning an audit of the non-profit Community Action of Minneapolis found corruption and misuse of hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars by leaders on luxurious trips to Palm Beach, spa treatments, bonuses, and even a personal car loan.
With Labor Day now behind us and the political season jumping into high-gear, Doug Daggett made a quick stop at Congressman Keith Ellison’s annual Labor Day Picnic this past weekend. At the picnic Doug Daggett wished Keith a happy Labor Day and extended an offer of five (5) public forums before November’s Election. “These public forums […]
Doug Daggett is the Republican endorsed candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s Fifth Congressional District, which includes Minneapolis, Richfield, St. Louis Park, Golden Valley, Hopkins, New Hope, Crystal, Robbinsdale, Brooklyn Center, Fridley, Columbia Heights, Hilltop, and parts of Edina, Spring Lake Park, and St. Anthony. He is challenging incumbent U.S. Representative Keith Ellison (DFL-Minneapolis).
Doug Daggett, 50, has a successful 27 year career in technology/software sales, most recently with an American software company where for the past 7½ years he was responsible for their business in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Doug resigned his position with the software company in June 2014 to dedicate his time on the important issues confronting the citizens of the Fifth Congressional District
Doug and his wife, Thu, are long-time residents of Minneapolis. Doug attended the public schools in Bloomington, graduating from Lincoln High. A graduate of the Carlson School of Business at the University of Minnesota, Doug has done business and built successful relationships across much of the world including in London, Moscow, Kiev, Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Riyadh, Johannesburg, Montreal, New York, and Davenport, Iowa. Read More…