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Letter: Legislation troubled by conclusion of session
I'm extremely troubled by the way the 2009 Legislative Session has ended, with the Democratic majority in the House and Senate washing their hands of a $6.4 billion deficit and forcing Gov. Tim Pawlenty to balance the budget on his own. I'm very disappointed by the leadership in...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am
May 7, 2009
Letter: Time for our legislators to get to work
Representatives Doug Magnus and Rod Hamilton have had several letters printed in the Daily Globe during this legislative session. Their letters criticized the governor's budget proposal and the House budget proposal. I don't recall them mentioning the Senate budget proposal, but given...
May 7, 2009 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Letter: Magnus shares fellow legislator's opinion
I voted Wednesday against a bill approved by the Minnesota House that cuts funding for veterans and agriculture programs. House Democrats just sent a poor message to Minnesotans about priorities.
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am
April 7, 2009
Letter: Magnus disappointed with nuclear energy vote
On a party-line vote, a Minnesota House energy committee has refused to allow nuclear energy to be discussed as part of a solution to Minnesota's future energy needs. All nine Republicans voted to allow the nuclear discussion to take place, and all 12 Democrats voted against it,...
April 7, 2009 - 12:00am
March 24, 2009
Letter: Legislator disappointed with House DFL budget proposal
I'm disappointed by a Minnesota House Democrat proposal that would eliminate a projected $11 billion budget deficit over the next four years. Now we know why they wasted more than half of our legislative session before addressing our financial crisis. They want to make Minnesota...
March 24, 2009 - 12:00am
March 14, 2009
Brief: Veterans may sign up for newsletter
ST. PAUL -- Dist. 22A Rep. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, said area veterans will likely be interested in subscribing to an e-mail publication produced by the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs. The MDVA Newsletter informs veterans of programs that are available to those who served...
March 14, 2009 - 12:00am
February 24, 2009
Editorial: Digesting the 'breakfast'
The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce should be commended for arranging Saturday's legislative breakfast, which brought all three of our region's St. Paul representatives together to meet interested constitutents. We also praise District 22 Sen. Jim Vickerman, DFL-Tracy, District...
February 24, 2009 - 9:16pm
February 23, 2009
Minn. Legislative Breakfast
WORTHINGTON -- The central message from Saturday's Legislative Breakfast seemed to be that everyone needs to work together to get through the...
February 23, 2009 - 9:35pm
February 21, 2009
People pack council for legislative listening session
WORTHINGTON -- At least 60 people overflowed the council chambers at Worthington City Hall Friday during a legislative town hall meeting, filling...
February 21, 2009 - 3:39pm
February 19, 2009
Breakfast event is Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Legislative Breakfast event from 8 to 9 a.m. Saturday in the Rustic Room at Worthington Country Club. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Jim Vickerman, DFL-Tracy, District 22A Rep. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, and...
February 19, 2009 - 7:34pm
February 3, 2009
Letter: Magnus responds to governor's proposal
On Jan. 27, Gov. Tim Pawlenty unveiled his ideas that would form the state's budget for the next two years while solving Minnesota's projected...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Letter: Time for new ideas in Legislature
Here is a question for our District 22A Representative who was just re-elected: Why didn't your letter (Jan. 15: "Uncertainty best describes current situation") contain a single idea? You are not an idea man. You are whining like the rest of us. You have been in the legislature...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Uncertainty best describes current session
The 86th Legislative Session began last week and one word describes the atmosphere: Uncertainty. No one likes to deal with uncertainty. Businesses...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Balancing budget will be tough, legislators say
WORTHINGTON -- When Minnesota's legislative session opens today, senators and representatives will have the daunting task of balancing a budget that, in early December, showed a nearly $5 billion shortfall. That budget is on the minds of area legislators, who fear some of their interests...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2008
Bonding bill gains support
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota already makes larger payments on its loans than state officials want, but many lawmakers propose borrowing still more money. And if a federal stimulus package includes money for state infrastructure, the pressure to borrow to fund public works projects will...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am