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Will Minnesota Democrats Deliver on Their Pledge to Tax the Rich?

Posted by on Jan 8, 2013 in Democrats/DFL, Mark Dayton, Tax Justice | 2 comments

From The UpTake, a timely question as Minnesota’s DFL Party takes control of the State Capitol for the first time since the days of...

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150 Years After America’s Largest Mass Execution, the Quest for Healing Continues

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in 1862, Dakota Conflict, Featured, Mankato Hanging 1862 | 3 comments

      HONORING THE 38 I took this video as about 100 Dakota Indian riders arrived in Mankato, MN on Wednesday, Dec. 26,...

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Minnesota: A Man’s Home is His Castle. And an Execution Chamber, Too.

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in Guns, Legislature, Mark Dayton, Minnesota | 23 comments

It probably doesn’t seem that the Thanksgiving Day killings of two teens in Little Falls, Minnesota, shot by a deranged but heavily...

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Minnesota Gov. Dayton Wakes From Long Nap, Asks “Whatever Happened to That Vikings Stadium Deal?”

Posted by on Nov 14, 2012 in Boondoggles, Mark Dayton, State of Corruption | 5 comments

The governor of Minnesota, Mark Dayton, apparently was snoozing last May when he signed into law the legislation approving a...

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Wipeout: Minnesota GOP Outsmarts Itself

Posted by on Nov 7, 2012 in GOP, Minnesota | 15 comments

(Note: This post is also being published by The Uptake at www.theuptake.org) Brilliant political maneuvers sometimes are too clever by...

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