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FOIA, Trump/Clinton, and you.

This campaign cycle we have been hearing comments from the presidential candidates and their surrogates saying the media coverage is rigged or efforts by a non-profit organization is a "right-wing" conspiracy against them. Such entities like the New York Times, Washington Post, and Judicial Watch are using public record […] Click here to view original post opensecretsmn.blogspot.com

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Tuberculosis comes to Minnesota

Tuberculosis comes to Minnesota

Whatever happened to tuberculosis? I remember being tested for it in grade school in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s. I remember reading about it in The Magic Mountain in college. It’s been a long time since I worried about it. The CDC reviews trends in tuberculosis in this […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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Coming next in ObamaCare: Insurance rationing?

Coming next in ObamaCare: Insurance rationing?

For Minnesotans, coming next is meant literally . In order to keep insurers from fleeing the Mnsure ObamaCare exchange, Commerce Commissioner Mark Rothman and Governor Mark Dayton had to agree to massive rate increases across the board, which have garnered most of the headlines and discussion in this state […] Click here to view original post hotair.com

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Empaneled

Empaneled

Joe Doakes from Como Park emails: Concealed carry permit holders should ask for a subcommittee to deal specifically with the issues of how police treat lawfully armed citizens. Joe Doakes Up until the Castile shooting, I’d have said most Minnesota cops were pretty decent around law-abiding shooters. I suspect […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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