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“Minnesota men” go to trial (11)

“Minnesota men” go to trial (11)

Conspirator turned FBI informant Abdirahman Bashir testified all day Thursday. Bashir is one of three key witnesses, but if the prosecution has a star witness among them, it is probably Bashir. He is likely to remain on the stand through the half-day of the trial this morning. The highlight […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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The DFL’s bonding obstruction

Last year, Rep. Paul Thissen’s partisanship paved the way for the legislature’s special session. Without his throwing a daily hissy fit about Republicans, the legislature wouldn’t have needed a special session to finish the biennial budget. Thanks to Rep. Thissen’s whining, there was a special session. Though this AP […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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Minnesota men go to trial (10)

Conspirator turned FBI informant Abdirahman Bashir continued his testimony this morning. Bashir sought to join ISIS in Syria during 2013 along with teh defendants. Just before lunch he testified that the FBI told him they would help him get his job back at the airport if he cooperated. What??? […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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THE BIG WEEKEND!

THE BIG WEEKEND!

"Bonding today becomes budget tomorrow. I DON’T like it that our side has suggested any bonding." Well the weekend is almost upon us. And it is going to be a really, really big show! Really? Not really. However (comma) the drama in the state will be bifurcated this weekend. […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Are we schizoid or what?

Are we schizoid or what?

"So what is our policy on engagement with the countries which are still run by the Commies?" As I live and breathe, I could sure us a translator to explain to me just what we are doing in our foreign affairs. Let me explain. Yesterday, the media was all […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Eyelashes and Taxes

#108 – Eyelashes & Taxes

On this episode of the podcast, Jack and Jake discuss how Republicans in Minnesota created new regulations on eyelash extension technicians and why the advocates for the bill are missing the big picture. Also on the podcast, Kurt Daudt and the House GOP proposed a tax increase that would bring in $100 Million in new revenue. With Republicans like these, who needs Democrats! Listen at the original link here: http://livingfreepodcast.com/108-eyelashes-taxes/

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“Minnesota men” go to trial (9)

“Minnesota men” go to trial (9)

A minor witness testifying briefly yesterday made for a highly symbolic moment during the trial of the “Minnesota men” charged with conspiracy to provide material support to ISIS. In mid-afternoon The prosecution called Bashi Ibrahim to the stand. Ibrhaim required a Somali translator for his testimony. Though he arrived […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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