Trading Minority Groups

There are some feelings in the DFL community of a bargaining underway between the various minority groups.  With the rise in the profile of the Hmong community, their strong turnout numbers at the polls and a perceived stronger work ethic choosing this community over...

2003 Legislative Session Expectations

The legislative session opening is always ceremony and procedure.  Each body must elect its leadership for the forthcoming biennium and install the chamber officers.  Families join the new and returning legislators for the swearing-in ceremony and there rarely is any...