2018 State Fair Polls

Once again, we attended the Great-Minnesota-Get-Together and stopped by the legislative booths in the Education Building. We collected the Annual Polls from the House and Senate. As we have said, this often is an indicator of where the majorities legislative...

Unicameral Will Advance

The House Government Operations and Veterans Affairs Policy Committee is scheduled to meet at 1:30 pm on Monday to once again discuss House Speaker Steve Sviggum’s (DFL-28B, Kenyon) Unicameral proposal. This bill is now entering the category of the...

They Staged a Rally and Nobody Came

After the event started other people started to trickle in they included a large class of elementary students and various onlookers from other Capitol offices that came to see the assembled throng. The highlight of the event occurred when Governor Jesse...

Failed UniSLAMeral

During the most tumultuous period in our nation’s history, President Abraham Lincoln (R) said, “A house divided against itself cannot stand…” He was referring to the impending destruction of the United States of America because of the secession of the...

Unicameral Vote

The Senate Government Operations and Veterans Committee took testimony on the proposal for a Unicameral Legislature sponsored by Senators Allan Spear (DFL) district 60, Minneapolis and David Kleis (R)-16 St. Cloud. The testimony before Chairman James Metzen (DFL-39,...