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CGMC: Stronger now than ever

January 21, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

The Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities is heading into the 2013 Legislative Session with the strongest membership our organization has ever had. Now representing 85 cities from every corner of the state with the recent additions of Fairmont, Little Falls, Slayton and Duluth our coalition is gaining influence at the State Capitol. Continue Reading

Ritchie schools local leaders on Constitution

November 20, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie gave a brief history lesson on the state’s Constitution at the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities fall conference on Thursday, November 15. Continue Reading

Bruce Ahlgren and Bob Beussma, Cloquet, Minn., letter: Greater Minnesota needs strong legislators now

October 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Greater Minnesota cannot afford to have legislators who will be beholden to either political party’s ideology; we need individuals who will represent their communities first. Continue Reading

Editorial: It’s all about jobs

January 16, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Last week, Gov. Mark Dayton and other Democrats leaders in the Legislature presented a plan they say will spur job growth around the state.
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Column: Candidates have no budget excuses

September 14, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Five-billion eight-hundred-million. That is the projected size of Minnesota’s two-year budget deficit that the next governor will have to solve. Continue Reading