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“Unintended” Consequences

Joe Doakes from Como Park emails: Illegal alien injured on the job, confessed to using false documents to obtain employment, was put on unpaid leave until he could prove he was eligible to work in the United States, sued employer for retaliation, Minnesota Court of Appeals takes his side […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Our perpetually petulant governor - Part MCMLXVIII

Gov. Dayton’s bargaining chip

The person that wrote this St. Cloud Times editorial didn’t do their homework. If they’d done their research, they wouldn’t have written “As stated in a plea last week to Dayton not to convene one, except for political gains for incumbents in both parties, there really is no compelling […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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Money at risk

Money at risk

"We got played big time. By the village idiot. And he played us. Who? Goofy! He NEVER intended to give us back a red cent of the surplus." Have you ever had that sick feeling when in the morning and you need to get out the door, and then […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Defiant DFL defends Dayton

Defiant DFL defends Dayton

Let’s be blunt about this. The DFL isn’t sad that Gov. Dayton vetoed the Tax Bill. Instead, a defiant DFL defended Gov. Dayton . For instance, said Rep. Tina Liebling said “The tax bill was put together very hastily and brought to the floor very hastily and had very […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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This one is on you Dayton!

Our perpetually petulant governor – Part MCMLXXXII

Given the latest MN legislative session ended without nearly $700 million in funding for roads and bridges being passed, both parties consistently pointed to a silver lining: The overwhelming bipartisan support for tax relief. Per Susan Closmore, Director of Public Affairs with the House Republican Caucus, the bill passed […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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Gov. Dayton’s pocket veto a reality

Gov. Dayton’s pocket veto a reality

On Monday, I wrote this post to highlight Paul Thissen’s hypocrisy on a tax bill that got strong overwhelming bipartisan support in the Minnesota legislature. Monday night, Matt Swenson confirmed that Gov. Dayton won’t sign this year’s tax relief bill , saying Dayton “will not sign a tax bill […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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If we only have had John...

If we only have had John…

"Is there an honest person alive who thinks the press would have been this quiet during a McCain Presidency? Not a chance." Before we start, I need to give my usual disclaimer. John McCain is a hero of mine. Should be a hero for all of us after what […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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