About State Politics and News Events

Heard On Social Media, 1938

SCENE: A group of people are sitting in a cafe in south Minneapolis. Harland BERG and a few other people sit around tables, absently drinking coffee and reading the Minneapolis Star when Oscar KJEDELIG walks into the room. KJEDELIG: We need to prevent Germans from caucusing at the Farmer-Labor […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Land Of 10,000 Money Pits

MInnesota’s motor vehicle licenseing and registration system – MNLARS – is years behind schedule, cost nearly 50 million dollars to unsuccessfully build… …and will need nearly that much to get working. Maybe : The system dubbed MNLARS was already years behind schedule and nearly twice its original $48 million […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Bad News/Good News

Bad News: Current Attorney General of Minnesota Lori Swanson will seek reelection . JUST IN: MN Attorney General Lori Swanson announces she will run for re-election as AG rather than run for governor. pic.twitter.com/j2IQlP7qIK — Tom Hauser (@thauserkstp) January 28, 2018 That’s not to say GOP candidate Doug Wardlow […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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LFR Exclusive: Moose returning to Voyageurs’ National Park after gov’t shutdown

LFR Exclusive: Moose returning to Voyageurs’ National Park after gov’t shutdown

This is a breaking news report, an exclusive to LFR: Furloughed Moose Stream Back Into National Park After Government Re-opens International Falls, MN January 23, 2018 All 46 moose have returned safely to Voyageurs National Park after being evacuated at midnight Friday, January 19 when congressional negotiations broke down, […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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Gubernatorial forum

Last evening I had the opportunity to attend a gubernatorial forum comprised of the five Republican candidates vying for the GOP nomination here in Minnesota. Our local party apparatus (State Senate District 35) was able to secure Ramsey City Hall as a meeting place, which was especially convenient given […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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This Is Your New Senator

This Is Your New Senator

Senator Tina Smith on Facebook, failing a question that used to be a no-brainer in ninth grade civics: “Senator”: the Continuing Resolution requires sixty votes. The GOP doesn’t have sixty votes in the Senate. Senator Smith exhibits a level of command of her office not seen in the Senate […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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