Minnesota’s Moral Hazard

If Republicans want to grow their party beyond fascistic angry white men and gray-haired people, they had better change their course regarding higher education. Our state has witnessed a dramatic shift in state support of public colleges, a shift in financial aid for...

Historical Trends?

Edmund Burke said, “Those who fail to appreciate history are doomed to repeat it” and it is a familiar adage that is thrown around when people cannot think of anything unique to say. If we look at past legislative activities, we may not be able to spot...

Unicameral Testimony

Mr. Chairman and members of the Senate Election Laws Committee, My name is Shawn Towle and I am the publisher of the online magazine Checks & Balances. My publication found on the Internet at https://checksandbalances.com has taken the editorial position opposing...