Morning Report 9/17/2012
Published: September 17,2012
Time posted: 9:43 am
NEWS FROM POLITICS IN MINNESOTA / CAPITOL REPORT
- Dayton: Campaigner in chief 9/14/12 3:08 p.m.
- DEED grants: The Saints go marching in 9/14/12 3:03 p.m.
- Country strong: DFLers like prospects in SD22 9/14/12 2:59 p.m.
- DFLers petition MN SupCo to get Gauthier off the ballot 9/14/12 1:24 p.m.
- Phil Krinkie: Time to re-examine private vs. public employment 9/14/12 2:56 p.m.
BEST OF THE BLOGS
- One blowout, one nailbiter, Shot in the Dark
- Denise Bader, DFL for House 33B, Has Sharon Sund as Campaign Manager, MN Progressive Project
- Let the 8th District ad wars begin: DCCC enters the fray, Capitol View
- I’ll take rule of law over majority rule, Policy Guy
- 48A: Selcer pushes back on source, content of slime job, MN Progressive Project
- McCarter thinks high marginal tax rates are “marketing problem”, Shot in the Dark
- Goodhue & Hubbard county officials share info about photo ID amendment with voters, Bluestem Prairie
- The unbearable lightness of Gov. Mark Dayton, Minnesota Conservatives
BUSINESS / ECONOMY
- Officials fear ‘fiscal cliff’ on Jan. 1 could devastate Minn. economy, MPR
- Who’s to blame for Mayo Civic Center not getting funded?, Rochester Post-Bulletin 9/14/12 9:11 a.m.
- Minnesota stocks gaining ground, Star Tribune 9/16/12 12:50 p.m
- Varied harvest projected throughout region, Rochester Post-Bulletin 9/14/12 11:19 p.m.
- Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport growth faces scrutiny, Star Tribune 9/15/12 9:47 p.m.
- High-profile Congresswoman Michele Bachmann touts conservative values, Pioneer Press 9/16/12 5:15 p.m.
- Bachmann challenger Jim Graves focuses on his business experience, Pioneer Press 9/15/12 9:07 p.m.
- Taking on Bachmann, Graves goes where other Dems. failed, MPR
- Marriage amendment foes hope conversations will change hearts, votes, MPR
- Ventura speaks out against Minnesota gay marriage amendment, AP
- Simonson sues to get on ballot, Duluth News Tribune 9/15/12 12:00 a.m.
- Lobbyist fined who donated to Davids’ campaign, Rochester Post-Bulletin 9/14/12 8:34 p.m.
- Coleman-led PAC launches anti-Nolan ad, AP
- Young, old divide over Minnesota’s marriage amendment, Star Tribune 9/17/12 5:33 a.m.
CONGRESS – HOUSE
- Ellison: Complex situation in Libya, MPR
- Peterson: Farm bill unlikely soon, West Central Tribune 9/17/12 12:00 a.m.
- Bachmann castigates Obama as appeaser, Star Tribune 9/15/12 8:24 a.m.
CRIME / POLICE
- New police chief is a sea change in St. Cloud, Star Tribune 9/15/12 9:19 p.m.
- U uses report as myth-busting machine, Star Tribune 9/14/12 2:41 p.m.
GOVERNMENT – LOCAL
- Minn., Henn. Co. argue over same-sex marriage ban defense, AP
- School board sets tax levy, Faribault County Register
- Landfall: A little town with a whole lot of controversy, Pioneer Press 9/16/12 10:27 p.m.
- Bridge, road projects push Hennepin OT bill to $5.3M, Star Tribune 9/17/12 5:37 a.m.
- Lake Minnetonka cities may add bowfishing law to their quiver, Star Tribune 9/17/12 12:49 a.m.
OPINION – COMMENTARY
- Sen. Al Franken: Minnesota needs a Farm Bill before Congress adjourns, Rochester Post-Bulletin 9/15/12 1:02 a.m.
- Joe Soucheray: St. Paul schools need more money for … what, exactly?, Pioneer Press 9/15/12 10:11 p.m.
OPINION – EDITORIAL
- Editorial: Disclosure law takes worrisome hit, Star Tribune 9/14/12 7:09 p.m.
- Editorial: Cheers for a ballpark — and economic resurgence, Pioneer Press 9/15/12 3:29 p.m.
- Editorial: Welcoming industry in St. Paul, Pioneer Press 9/15/12 3:28 p.m.
- Editorial: State is losing edge in median incomes, Star Tribune 9/16/12 5:45 p.m.
- Editorial: Our City Council needs to be fixed, West Central Tribune 9/14/12 12:00 a.m.
- Plenty of blame in Civic Center defeat, Rochester Post-Bulletin 9/14/12 9:38 a.m.
- Editorial: Move cautiously on day-care proposal, Star Tribune 9/15/12 8:00 p.m.
PUBLIC HEALTH / SAFETY
- DEED: $15M available for flood relief loans, Finance and Commerce 9/14/12 4:45 p.m.
- Help offered to homeowners at Mpls. event, MPR
- State agencies substance abuse effort aims to save lives, dollars, Alexandria Echo Press 9/16/12 2:10 p.m.
- Vikings stadium architect to be on board by Oct. 5, Finance and Commerce 9/14/12 4:13 p.m.
- Ryan Cos. to build new Saints stadium, Finance and Commerce 9/14/12 3:41 p.m.
- Choice of Vikings stadium designer likely ‘soon’, Star Tribune 9/14/12 11:51 p.m.