Power Grabbing Pot Calls Kettle Black: The Wrath of Michael Brodkorb, Part II

Oct 16

Power Grabbing Pot Calls Kettle Black: The Wrath of Michael Brodkorb, Part II

  He’s baaack! And this time, No More Mr. Nice Guy! Michael Brodkorb, the Heartbreak Kid of the Minnesota State Capitol, is back, appearing on TV more often than Miley Cyrus and whining about his treatment at the hands of the Republicans in the State Senate who fired him last December from his $90K-a-year job as the caucus Communications Director because,...

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Tom Emmer: I’m Not a Nut on This Thing.

Nov 28

Tom Emmer: I’m Not a Nut on This Thing.

Monday Update: Unfortunately, Emmer’s troops don’t seem to be on the same page with their candidate… early “returns” from the manual recount, which began this morning, show GOP volunteers challenging huge piles of ballots… exactly the kind of onslaught of “frivolous challenges” the state canvassing board said it feared...

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Eric Magnuson: Chief Justice to Hired Gun: It Doesn’t Smell Right

Nov 24

Eric Magnuson: Chief Justice to Hired Gun: It Doesn’t Smell Right

I previously have mentioned my concern that it is inappropriate for Eric Magnuson, the former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Minnesota, and a long-time Tim Pawlenty pal and law partner, to represent Tom Emmer in his various court challenges and road-block efforts to keep Mark Dayton and the DFL out of the governor’s office as long as possible. There has...

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