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Gas-Taxes-Republican-Hypocrisy-Bob Davis Podcast 833

Gas-Taxes-Republican-Hypocrisy-Bob Davis Podcast 833

There Goes Your Tax Cut How’s the price of gas these days? How’s the price of diesel? We pay nearly 3 dollars a gallon or more at the pump. Especially for diesel. Republicans always talk about lower taxes. Not Trump. The president wants at least a 15 cent per […] Click here to view original post thebobdavispodcasts.com

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Stomping Their Impeccably-Shod Feet

As I’ve noted in the past in this blog, I am Minnesota’s best feminist. Now, let’s be honest – I did it, back in blogging’s heyday (from about 2004 throug about 2009) mostly to troll lesser feminists; watching commenters at shriekblogs like “Mercury Rising” rage and thunder against a […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Didn’t see that comin’

For the entire first hour of this past Sunday’s radio show , I discussed the 2019 Minnesota legislative session with Americans for Prosperity State Director Jason Flohrs. Given the DFL (which controls the governor’s office and House of Representatives) was digging in on a 20 cents per gallon tax […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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A half a loaf - or less...

A half a loaf – or less…

"Sorry I could not put a smile on this session. It was just another "nothing burger". Could it have been worse? Heck yes – it has been in the past. We could have come out with no loaf instead of a half." Well the long, drawn out negotiations are […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Ryan Winkler’s ‘no free lunches’ mantra

Friday night on Almanac and today on @ Issue With Tom Hauser, Ryan Winkler insisted that we needed to raise taxes, stating emphatically that “there’s no such thing as a free lunch.” By now, that chanting point is getting rather tiresome. When we spent $100,000,000 on MNLARS (with another […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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The return of "Dr. No"

The return of “Dr. No”

"Remember this in November of 2020. We lose our Senate majority in the next election, then even having a ‘Dr. No’ in the Senate will not help us. Time for us to help ourselves." A few years ago, and I can’t exactly remember who did this (it might have […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Top Legislative Leaders Reveal Sticking Points

Last night on Almanac, co-host Eric Eskola opened the show by explaining that Gov. Walz, Speaker Hortman and Sen. Gazelka wouldn’t appear on the show due to last-minute budget negotiations. In their stead, the panel consisted of Ryan Winkler and Tom Bakk attempting to make the case for the […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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