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DFL chanting point confirmed

Sunday morning, Ember Reichgott-Junge repeated the chanting point she recited Friday night. On @ Issue With Tom Hauser, Ms. Reichgott-Junge characterized Minnesota’s economy as strong, which it clearly isn’t. An economy that just saw 4,200 jobs disappear in July isn’t strong. An economy where revenues came in 6.6% short of the state’s projection isn’t strong. […]

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DFL shovel-ready jobs

Former DFL legislators on Friday night’s Almanac Roundtable panel exemplified the best definition of DFL shovel-ready jobs. I’m betting they didn’t notice but Ember Reichgott-Junge and Mindy Greiling talked themselves into circles, thanks in large part to Amy Koch’s spot on analysis of the state of Minnesota’s economy. Sen. Koch rightly highlighted the fact that, […]

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Al Franken, Invisible Man edition

Based on his article, I’d say that Josh Kraushaar got a glimpse at the real Al Franken: ST. PAUL, Minn.—I flew to Minnesota with high hopes of talking with Sen. Al Franken, and his staff said I’d get my chance during a “media availability” following a speech on the 50th anniversary of the Job Corps. […]

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Housing Recovery: Illusion or Reality?

Is the statistical recovery in the residential housing market for real or are they actually misleading and storm clouds are looming on the horizon?Read the article at LinkedIn here. Advertisement

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Housing Recovery: Illusion or Reality?

Is the statistical recovery in the residential housing market for real or are they actually misleading and storm clouds are looming on the horizon?Read the article at LinkedIn here. Advertisement

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Dayton Dakota Dreaming, Part II

Yestedray, I wrote this post to highlight Gov. Dayton’s juvenile jab at North Dakota. Here’s what he said that caught my attention: “Every night I dream before I go to sleep of mobilizing the National Guard and annexing North Dakota.” He then quickly followed that statement by saying he’d just been interested in annexing the […]

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