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Gov. Dayton admits that he’s a strident partisan

Gov. Dayton admits that he’s a strident partisan

While reading through this MPR article , I discovered a provocative insight into Gov. Dayton’s thinking. Specifically, I’m talking about when he said “Divided government has not worked well for Minnesota over the last eight years but it has worked better than it did this time.” This puts the […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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Countdown to a nothing burger

Countdown to a nothing burger

"What does this mean? It means all eyes will be glued on the horizon, looking towards August 14th." A week from today, my wife and I will be pulling up stakes and heading north. Fishing? Boating? Nope. The long awaited MNGOP get together in Duluth. Is it an honor […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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The high cost of staying here

The mumbling sociopath

As mentioned in the previous post, there are despicable people in public life. One of them happens to be the governor of Minnesota : DFL Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday vetoed the tax and budget bills that included the main work of the Republican-led Legislature and vowed he would […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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Mediate this Dayton!

Dayton spin machine gets to work

If fair-minded people read this WCCO article , they’ll wonder who’s paying this reporter’s paychecks. The article opens by saying “Minnesota Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed Wednesday the biggest tax and spending bills of the year. The move leaves the 2018 Legislature with few accomplishments, and a long list […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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The Rightful Owners

Former Iron Range legislator Carly Melin (who has since gone on to the great non-profit sinecure reward that awaits all DFL legislators) on the protests at the Blue Line on Fort Snelling yesterday: The same people who oppose public transit are mad that public transit was disrupted by a […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Running the party or ruining the party?

Running the party or ruining the party?

"Seeing a nomination stolen by folks who do not follow the rules sends the strongest of messages. What message? Time for a new party." Oh boy. Did we ever have a stinky diaper this morning. Seems now that the session is over, our former Governor has rallied his fellow […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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