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Political pressure leaves little room for blocking resolution – Twin Cities

By STEVE PEOPLES NEW YORK (Good Politic) – There is no easy way out. While the government's third closure by President Donald Trump's government was prolonged on its twentieth day, political pressure on Trump and the Democrats left little room… Continue Reading →

State House, political leaders discuss regulation, manpower – and autonomous cars – Twin Cities

Business regulation, workforce development, achievement gap and – autonomous cars? These are just a few of the many issues that Governor Tim Walz and lawmakers addressed on Wednesday evening with a crowd of about 1,700 at the St. Paul River… Continue Reading →

Some worked with Bob Fletcher for years, one of them was a political foe – Twin Cities

A dozen years ago, they were political rivals in a litigation race to become sheriff. But on Tuesday, the new Ramsey County Sheriff, Bob Fletcher, put his arm around the man for whom he had asked to be an under-sheriff… Continue Reading →

Evers takes office, calling for compromise in politically divided Wisconsin – Twin Cities

MADISON, WIS – The newly sworn Democratic governor of Wisconsin, Tony Evers has called for the rejection of "tired politics of the past" in his inaugural speech on Monday, calling on lawmakers to find bipartisan solutions to the biggest problems… Continue Reading →

Counting prisoners differently could shift political power to cities

Many detainees are from neighborhoods in or near cities, but most are incarcerated in small towns and rural areas. Counting prisoners as residents of their original cities would, in most cases, strengthen the legislative representation of democratic-minded urban areas with… Continue Reading →

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