Morning Report 7/26/2012
Published: July 26,2012
Time posted: 9:40 am
NEWS FROM POLITICS IN MINNESOTA / CAPITOL REPORT
- 6B House primary may turn on mining, jobs 7/25/12 3:38 p.m.
- CD 8 congressional primary is a toss-up 7/25/12 3:30 p.m.
- The devilish details of voter ID costs 7/25/12 3:25 p.m.
- Minnesota Republicans tee up Obamacare for election season 7/25/12 3:19 p.m.
- Dane Smith & Maureen Ramirez: Twins saga holds larger lesson for Minnesota 7/25/12 3:14 p.m.
- Steven Schier: New poll shows surprisingly competitive presidential race in Minnesota 7/25/12 3:12 p.m.
- Capitol 10: 2012’s most contested elections 7/25/12 3:03 p.m.
- David Schultz: What changes after Aurora? Nothing. ,7/25/12 3:10 p.m.
BEST OF THE BLOGS
- Indemnifying Cal, LeftMN
- Emo Senator: bridging a gap to the future, Carol Molnau endorses Mike Parry for Congress, Bluestem Prairie
- Michele Bachmann: she tried to deny she ever said it., MN Progressive Project
- The big test, True North
- Dayton interviews MnSCU board finalists, Hot Dish Politics
- Bills visits U.S. House for Fed vote, Capitol View
- The Name Game, Shot in the Dark
- Future of Range DFL politics at stake in 6B primary, Minnesota Brown
- Is Chip Cravaack’s seat safe?, Let Freedom Ring
BUSINESS / ECONOMY
- Piper Jaffray to leave Hong Kong, Star Tribune 7/25/12 9:08 p.m.
- Minnesota’s financial woes match those of other states, MinnPost 7/26/12 5:00 a.m.
- Previous Quist quotes resurface, Mankato Free Press
- Parry shrugs off his controversial tweets, Mankato Free Press
- GOP primary race between Quist, Parry turns bitter, AP
CONGRESS – HOUSE
- Bachmann on The Hill’s 50 most beautiful list, Pioneer Press 7/25/12 9:18 p.m.
CRIME / POLICE
- Mpls. police chief says he acted hastily, StarTribune 7/25/12 8:51 p.m.
- Dayton to fight FEMA decision to deny more flood aid for north, Star Tribune 7/25/12 11:18 p.m.
- Congressional bills threaten public lands in northern Minnesota, environmental groups say, Pioneer Press 7/25/12 9:06 p.m.
GOVERNMENT – LOCAL
- West St. Paul: Vitelli leaves city council, 2 vie to succeed him, Pioneer Press 7/25/12 8:21 p.m.
- Candidates field questions at board debate, Winona Daily News
OPINION – COMMENTARY
- Rep. Tom Rukavina: BWCA land swap: Newspaper’s all wet, Star Tribune 7/25/12 6:56 p.m.
- William McGeveran and Myron Orfield: State ballot measures — the name game, Star Tribune 7/25/12 9:12 p.m.
OPINION – EDITORIAL
- Editorial: The backdrop for this season of tax levies, Pioneer Press 7/25/12 6:33 p.m.
- Editorial: Make time to get sand rules right, Red Wing Republican Eagle
PUBLIC HEALTH / SAFETY
- DEA raids Duluth’s Last Place On Earth, MPR
- Minnesota law taking effect: front school bus crossing arms, AP
- Crime labs across Minnesota now under scrutiny, Pioneer Press 7/25/12 11:09 p.m.
SAINT PAUL / MINNEAPOLIS
- Minneapolis looks to give police a role in conduct reviews, Star Tribune 7/25/12 9:25 p.m.
- Met Council carves up Southwest rail contract, Star Tribune 7/26/12 12:28 a.m.
- Central Corridor LRT bonuses tell a tale of two contractors, MPR