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Impotent business at the "U"

Impotent business at the “U”

"The Regents once again are conducting impotent business. The problem is, we need the Regents to conduct IMPORTANT business for the taxpayers of Minnesota as well as the students who attend the ‘U’." Sorry – that is not a typo in the title. Some think it should say "important", […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Wake Me Up When December Ends

Joe Doakes from Como Park emails: I hate December. It’s cold. It’s dark. And all my year-end bills come due. Annual attorney recertification, vacation condo maintenance fee, hangar rent, Christmas bills plus all the usual expenses. It’s that wallop at the end of the year that annoys me. I […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Misleading Advertising

In a state with functioning truth in advertising laws, the DFL would be forced the change its name from the “Democrat Farmer Labor” to the “Democrat Public Employee” party. The DFL’s numbers among private-sector labor unions have been eroding for decades. That’s the subject of another post. But the […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Our Annual Budget Ritual

The “state budget report” tells of a $1.3 billion dollar overtaxation – called a “surplus” in pure accounting lingo, but really, it means the government grabbed a lot more in taxes than they had budgeted. Progs think that’s a good thing. Progs are also comically innumerate. A friend of […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Is the DFL going further metro?

According to this article , the DFL’s leadership might become further metrocentric. To those that think that wasn’t possible, that’s understandable. Of the 7-person DFL Senate leadership team , 1 person is from northwest Minnesota (Kent Eken) and another person (Tom Bakk) is from northeast Minnesota. The other 5 […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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Not one damn penny!

"As far as the citizens are concerned – we are done. We could have had Jeff Johnson who would have gone into the gears of government and fixed this mess. But no – the socialists wanted a socialist." Every now and again, something really gets under the Bird’s skin. […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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NBC/WSJ swing-state polls show no Comey drag for Hillary

These goalposts have moved

Friday night, Robin Biro mentioned something that few in the Agenda Media have talked about. He talked about “Minnesota, Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania” as battleground states. That’s the truth. Those 4 states are battleground states. Then Biro, a former Barack Obama campaign director, said in a serious tone that […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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