Category Archives: News and politics

Turn Off Fox!

Many of us already know that Fox News is biased — but it’s actually much worse than that. For years they have used lies, distortions, and race-baiting to divide this country. Recently, it’s gotten downright dangerous. Earlier this summer, a … Continue reading

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Jesus and the Right Wing

One Nation Working Together – 10.2.10-66, originally uploaded by Common Cause. I think this is true. Actually, the GOP candidate for MN House running in my district stopped by earlier this summer and after chatting for a while called me … Continue reading

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Conservatives say Stupid Stuff

Just when I think that conservatives can’t say anything more stupid, they somehow raise the bar.   You’d think that they would shut up over the tip credit flap and hope it goes away, but no, they want to continue to … Continue reading

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A Tea Party primary candidate in Pine County

Somehow there ended up being GOP primary for the house seat in 08B and Roger Crawford (http://voteforcrawford.com/) had better win this primary for the sake of the MNGOP.   Not just because the other challanger, Rudy Takala, is a tea … Continue reading

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What did conservative leadership do for metro development?

This is an few-months old story, but worth reviewing: If Metropolitan Council Chairman Peter Bell’s final State of the Region speech last week contained a subliminal message, it was probably this: Seven years of conservative leadership has not destroyed the … Continue reading

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Why do conservative Democrats win?

This is an interesting statement from the NRSC about the Critz victory: "As we saw in the special House election in Pennsylvania Tuesday, a well-funded Democrat candidate who runs like a conservative can overcome even the most unfavorable environment and … Continue reading

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The conventions are over

Well, it’s done, the conventions are over.  Emmer wins the GOP endorsement, but I already figured he would and basically focused on DFL this year.  Now the goal is to do what I can to help Kelliher win in August.

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