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Legislative notebook: Senate passes smaller minimum wage
By Don Davis The Minnesota Senate voted 39-28 Wednesday to approve a minimum wage far lower than the House and governor favor. Senators approved raising the hourly minimum wage to $7.75 an hour in two...
5/9/13 at 8:44 AM Legislative notebook: Gay marriage fight will continue during session 1/4/13 at 5:37 PM
Budget debate turns into campaign debate 3/4/12 at 12:05 PM
Presidential Elections and Historic Bridge Preservation: An Author's Perspective
To start off this column, I would like to start with a quote in connection with the results of the Presidential Elections: "When you give someone a Herculean task, which takes a lot of time to compl...
11/9/12 at 9:35 AM Presidential Elections and Historic Bridge Preservation: A Review of the 2008 Proposal 11/7/12 at 6:25 PM
Presidential Elections and Historic Bridge Preservation: An Interview with Patrick Sparks 11/6/12 at 9:29 AM
We have our man for the job! Now let's get to work! Thoughts on the US Elections
What does it take to become the President of the United States? And what does it take to ensure that the man you voted for is elected to office? These are the questions I've been asking myself ever...
11/7/12 at 5:40 AM Did Sandy push the presidential elections back? I hope so. 10/30/12 at 7:23 PM
Education should be encouraged, not denied 10/25/12 at 8:36 AM
Belonging is Identification Enough: I Vote in a Small Town
In light of the voting bonanza going on across the United States today, I couldnt help but post on this election day about a voting incident in my past. I think of it every time I step into a room to...
11/6/12 at 7:42 AM
In China, I remember explaining the concept of campaigning to my adult English students. They laughed as I walked from one to the next, energetically shaking their hands and smiling. "See class? That'...
10/19/12 at 9:54 AM
1940: Campaign Resolution in Order
6/17/11 at 2:04 PM 1986: Vickerman Announces Candidacy 4/15/11 at 6:00 PM
1961: Close Election in Worthington! 4/13/11 at 11:00 AM