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Jeremy Miller State Senator District 28 Throughout the last week I have received numerous phone calls and emails from residents of the district who are concerned about the recent drastic increase in propane prices. In the last few months, propane supply throughout the U.S. has dropped dramatically and many states are feeling the impact; with [...]

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Don Heinzman ECM Editorial Contributor MNsure is taking a beating. Republicans are licking their chops over making the roll out of MNsure a way to vote out Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton. James Noble, the state’s legislative auditor, can’t wait to dig into the numbers to see if funds are being used correctly. It’s time to [...]

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ECM Editorial Board The governor, legislators and Minnesota citizens all received good news in December. Minnesota Management and Budget, formerly known as the State Finance Department, in its most recent economic forecast projected an improvement in the state’s economic position of more than a billion dollars for the current two-year budget cycle. When the Legislature [...]

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Dear Sen. Klobuchar, Sen. Franken, and Rep. Walz: On Dec. 30, 2013, a train carrying crude oil from the Bakken Oil fields in North Dakota hit another derailed train and exploded near Casselton, N.D., causing the entire town to be evacuated. Media reports of this horrific event shocked all Minnesotans. It alerted us to the [...]

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