About BPOU & Chair Fred Hage

We are the B.P.O.U. (Basic Political Organization Unit) for the Republican Party in Cass County. That means we are the grassroots of the party. If you want to get involved with politics on a local level, this is where you start. By joining our organization, you can have a hands-on, direct impact on political events and issues in our area. You can meet with GOP candidates and get involved with their campaigns. You can get your voice heard on issues that concern you. We welcome anyone who wants to help find candidates to represent the conservative Republican Party platform and get them elected to office. Please join us and help us promote the “Grand Old Party” in Cass County!



Fred Hage === born in Mpls, MN in 1949 === educated at Bloomington Lincoln and Shattuck/St Marys in Faribault. After high school, I earned a degree in Bus Adm & Mgmt and a degree in Marketing at Southwest State University in Marshall MN, graduating in June of '71. After 17 productive years in banking, insurance and real estate in southwest Minnesota, I moved to sunny Arizona for 25 years. I was successful in the building industry as a General Contractor (residential & commercial) throughout the metro Phoenix area. Then , with wife Karen (Iowa born), we moved back to northern Minnesota in 2013 and are living at Woman Lake in wonderful and beautiful Cass County. My interest in local politics led to this bio for the purpose of introducing myself to all viewers on this website. Thank you for visiting and please continue to enjoy the complete website and all of its contents in the future.   Fred Hage === Chairman