Chapter 7: NHRC goes after $100 million of Child Care Fraud

Conservative House Republicans today responded to a report on the fraud-plagued Minnesota Child-Care Assistance Program (“CCAP”) with requests for federal investigations, the firing of the state Investigator General overseeing the program, the creation of an independent watchdog office for taxpayers, and a new approach to child care services in […] Click here to view original post thunderfromthenorth.wordpress.com

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Where has all the money gone, long time passing...

Chapter 6: NHRC RELEASES CONSERVATIVE BUDGET PLAN FOR MINNESOTA IN 2020-2021

ST. PAUL – – The four conservative Republican members of the New House Republican Caucus (“NHRC”) today released their proposal for state spending in the next two years. They proposed spending 12.8 percent less than the bloated budget proposal offered by Governor Tim Walz late last month. It would […] Click here to view original post thunderfromthenorth.wordpress.com

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Chapter 5: New House Republican Caucus pushes for reforms so you can understand new laws

The New House Republican Caucus (“NHRC”) is working to make it easier for legislators, governors, judges, and citizens to understand the bills that were being proposed to become laws. In 1857, Minnesota’s first Constitution said “No law may embrace more than one subject, which shall be expressed in its […] Click here to view original post thunderfromthenorth.wordpress.com

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Chapter 3: The New House Republican Caucus stands up for “Free Speech”

Under the Minnesota Constitution, only journalists and some politicians and have a guarantee of “free speech” in the Minnesota Constitution. Legislators can say what they want on the Floor under the “speech and debate” protection of Article IV, Section 10. Under the “liberty of the press,” journalists “may freely […] Click here to view original post thunderfromthenorth.wordpress.com

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A good start for Minnesota conservatives.

Four conservative Republicans in the Minnesota House got off to a good start when they launched the New House Republican Caucus (“NHRC”) two months ago. Before we get into who they are and what they are doing, you might like to know what these four conservatives stand for. Like […] Click here to view original post thunderfromthenorth.wordpress.com

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