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Minnesota may mount challenge over drones

December 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Privacy advocates want legislators to regulate drones flying over Minnesota’s landscape.
“As it now stands, it is a little bit of the wild west,” Jay Stanley of the American Civil Liberties Union told a Minnesota legislative meeti…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota may mount challenge over drones

December 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Privacy advocates want legislators to regulate drones flying over Minnesota’s landscape.
“As it now stands, it is a little bit of the wild west,” Jay Stanley of the American Civil Liberties Union told a Minnesota legislative meeti…continue reading on dglobe.com

Capitol Chatter: North Dakota oil boom a big Minnesota political topic

December 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

DON DAVIS
Forum News Service

ST. PAUL — It is hard to talk long to any Minnesota official without hearing about North Dakota.
The reason? Oil that is, black gold, Bakken tea. The first thing you know, old North Dakota’s a billionaire.
All t…continue reading on dglobe.com

Capitol Chatter: North Dakota oil boom a big Minnesota political topic

December 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

DON DAVIS
Forum News Service

ST. PAUL — It is hard to talk long to any Minnesota official without hearing about North Dakota.
The reason? Oil that is, black gold, Bakken tea. The first thing you know, old North Dakota’s a billionaire.
All t…continue reading on dglobe.com

Female lawmakers in Montana told to check skirt lengths, necklines

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A new dress code for the Montana House of Representatives that bans jeans and warns women to watch skirt lengths and necklines has drawn the ire of female lawmakers, who say it suggests they cannot independently decide what attire is appropriate.

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Female lawmakers in Montana told to check skirt lengths, necklines

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

A new dress code for the Montana House of Representatives that bans jeans and warns women to watch skirt lengths and necklines has drawn the ire of female lawmakers, who say it suggests they cannot independently decide what attire is appropriate.

continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Other Views: Civics test not a bad idea for all

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

A bipartisan group of legislators wants North Dakota students to take the same civics test that new Americans must pass to qualify for citizenship. Of course, native-born Americans are citizens and as such have the right to be uninformed about the na…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Other Views: Civics test not a bad idea for all

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

A bipartisan group of legislators wants North Dakota students to take the same civics test that new Americans must pass to qualify for citizenship. Of course, native-born Americans are citizens and as such have the right to be uninformed about the na…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Groups seek share of new state money

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s $1 billion budget surplus, which some say really is not a surplus, is attracting drools from organizations thinking there may be money available.
Before the “surplus” even was announced, the 5 Percent Campaign said it …continue reading on dglobe.com

Groups seek share of new state money

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s $1 billion budget surplus, which some say really is not a surplus, is attracting drools from organizations thinking there may be money available.
Before the “surplus” even was announced, the 5 Percent Campaign said it …continue reading on dglobe.com