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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
A cup of Equali-Tea
What do butlers, scones, jam, finger sandwiches and quiche say to you? Well, to the people of Eh? they say womens right to vote. Ninety-three years of it, in fact. Come celebrate the history of wome...
3/5/13 at 1:00 AM Campaign workshop in Duluth 1/24/13 at 3:07 PM
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
Elections Word Search
In celebration of election day, here's a word search with words relating to the election. Print out and enjoy! To download click on the following link: http://legacy.grandforksherald.com/pdfs/ELECTION...
11/6/12 at 3:51 PM The weight of the election 11/2/12 at 12:06 PM
Newspaper Election Activities 11/1/12 at 8:50 AM
Tuesday cannot come soon enough.
Is it just me or has this campaign season been the most unbearable campaign season of all time? I think it has been decidedly more unbearable because of Facebook.Facebook has become a more powerful de...
11/4/12 at 12:46 PM Unacceptable losses 6/9/12 at 9:22 PM
A political statement... 11/2/10 at 7:05 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
New November Election Resource
The Office of the Secretary of State has launched a new one-stop online voter information tool called My Ballot. And, the City of East Grand Forks has provided a link to this tool on its home page. O...
10/1/12 at 9:51 AM Weekly Memo 9-28-12 9/28/12 at 5:17 PM
Weekly Memo 8-3-12 8/3/12 at 6:54 PM